Extracorporeal LDL-cholesterol elimination in the treatment of severe familial hypercholesterolemia.

Abstract

The extracorporeal elimination of LDL-cholesterol could be performed using the classic non-selective centrifuge or membrane plasmapheresis. The modern methods are more selective and effective. The atherogenic particules are removed from plasma by active colon or capsula. The methods include: cascade filtration, imunoadsorbtion, heparin-induced precipitation… (More)

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@article{Blha2003ExtracorporealLE, title={Extracorporeal LDL-cholesterol elimination in the treatment of severe familial hypercholesterolemia.}, author={Milan Bl{\'a}ha}, journal={Acta medica}, year={2003}, volume={46 1}, pages={3-7} }