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Kidney Dialysis

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dezertcruzer
9/28/2019 15:26 EST

Does anyone on this forum have experience with kidney dialysis in Costa Rica?

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Kohl
9/28/2019 16:52 EST

All I can tell you that you will very likely have to travel into San Jose.

Liberia's CAJA hospital says it 'is in their plans' to eventually offer dialysis. However, one has to be a legal resident to receive treatment through them. Or you will have to use the private facilities and possibly at CIMA hospital where a friend went...and it's not cheap. Insurance companies do not usually cover pre-existing conditions here.

There is a huge amount of people requiring this treatment in Costa Rica, especially by men who worked in the cane fields.

I wish you luck.

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