Table 4.

Case series of peritoneal scintigraphy in peritoneal dialysis leaks

Case SeriesYear PublishedPS (n)Patients (n)Cohort on PD (during study period) (n)Study Period (n)Leak Suspicion (n)Positive PS (n)Incidence (%)
Juergensen et al. (16)19995048204 per yr1991–199634 patients165
Tokmak et al. (20)200617172000–20041375
This study202039363442000–201836236
  • PS, peritoneal scintigraphy; PD, peritoneal dialysis.