"Plasma Exchange" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Removal of plasma and replacement with various fluids, e.g., fresh frozen plasma, plasma protein fractions (PPF), albumin preparations, dextran solutions, saline. Used in treatment of autoimmune diseases, immune complex diseases, diseases of excess plasma factors, and other conditions.
- Plasma Exchange
- Exchange, Plasma
- Exchanges, Plasma
- Plasma Exchanges
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Plasma Exchange" by people in Profiles.
Refractory vaccine-induced immune thrombotic thrombocytopenia (VITT) managed with delayed therapeutic plasma exchange (TPE). J Clin Apher. 2022 Feb; 37(1):117-121.
Effective desensitization for a strong donor-specific HLA antibody in a case of HLA-mismatched allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation. HLA. 2019 09; 94(3):307-311.
Impact of the hematocrit value of the blood prime unit on patient hematocrit values after therapeutic plasma exchange in children weighing 10 kg or less. J Clin Apher. 2019 Aug; 34(4):499-502.
Plasma exchange for heparin-induced thrombocytopenia in patients on extracorporeal circuits: A challenging case and a survey of the field. J Clin Apher. 2019 Feb; 34(1):64-72.
The management of anticoagulation in patients undergoing therapeutic plasma exchange: A concise review. J Clin Apher. 2018 Jun; 33(3):371-379.
Acquired factor XI deficiency and therapeutic plasma exchange. J Clin Apher. 2018 Jun; 33(3):427-430.
What is the evidence to support the use of plasma exchange as first-line therapy for N-methyl d-aspartate receptor antibody encephalitis? J Clin Apher. 2018 02; 33(1):126-127.
Therapeutic plasma exchange as part of multimodal treatment of acquired hemophilia in a patient with concurrent acute intracerebral bleed and pulmonary embolism. Transfusion. 2017 07; 57(7):1827-1832.
Cancer-related microangiopathic hemolytic anemia. Transfusion. 2016 08; 56(8):1937.
Late kidney dysfunction in a kidney transplant recipient. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2014 Mar; 9(3):590-7.