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Plasmapheresis

Descriptions of Plasmapheresis

Plasmapheresis: The process of separating certain cells from the plasma in the blood by a machine; only the cells are returned to the person. Plasmapheresis can be used to remove excess antibodies from the blood.
Source: National Institute of Health

Plasmapheresis: Procedure whereby plasma is separated and extracted from anticoagulated whole blood and the red cells retransfused to the donor. Plasmapheresis is also employed for therapeutic use.
Source: Diseases Database

Plasmapheresis : procedure whereby plasma is separated and extracted from anticoagulated whole blood and the red cells retransfused to the donor; plasmapheresis is also employed for detoxification in therapeutic use.
Source: CRISP

Basic Information: Plasmapheresis

Count: Plasmapheresis is listed as a: treatment for 12 conditions; alternative treatment for 0 conditions; preventive treatment for 0 conditions; research treatment for 1 conditions.

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List of Diseases with Plasmapheresis as a Treatment

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List of Diseases with Plasmapheresis as a Research Treatment

The following list of conditions have 'Plasmapheresis' or similar listed as a research treatment or other research area in our database:

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