Plasma Exchange

Known as: exchange plasma, therapeutic plasmapheresis, therapeutic plasma exchange 
Removal of plasma and replacement with various fluids, e.g., fresh frozen plasma, plasma protein fractions (PPF), albumin preparations, dextran… (More)
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
Antibodies to complement factor H are an uncommon cause of hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS). Information on clinical features and… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Systemic vasculitis associated with autoantibodies to neutrophil cytoplasmic antigens (ANCA) is the most frequent cause of… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE To assess the efficacy and safety of lamivudine, an antiviral agent that strongly inhibits hepatitis B virus (HBV) DNA… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Churg-Strauss syndrome (CSS) is a systemic vasculitis characterized by the presence of asthma, hypereosinophilia, and necrotizing… (More)
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1997
1997
  • Annals of neurology
  • 1997
Plasma exchange (PE) is the standard treatment in Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) patients who have lost the ability to walk. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We undertook this study to determine the clinical, biologic, immunologic, and therapeutic factors associated with the prognoses… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVE To define the most effective treatment for severe polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) and Churg-Strauss syndrome (CSS) and to… (More)
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1991
1991
We attempted to define the most effective treatment for polyarteritis nodosa and Churg-Strauss angiitis, with a prospective… (More)
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1984
1984
41 patients with pemphigoid entered a multicentre randomised study of the efficacy of plasma exchange. All patients received 0.3… (More)
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1983
1983
The effects of intensive plasma exchange on the serological and clinical manifestations of mildly active systemic lupus… (More)
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