BEN Patient

Image: BEN Patient

Detailed Description

Balkan endemic nephropathy (BEN) patient from a BEN village in Romania. The photo was taken at a dialysis clinic in Romania where the patient traveled every 2 to 3 days to receive dialysis, the principal treatment option for people with BEN. This patient died from complications of BEN within a year after this photo was taken in 2000.


Image Dimensions: 1172 x 796

Location Taken: RO