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Indications and methods for therapeutic apheresis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7100215     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Technological advancements in the biomedical field have recently afforded the clinician opportunities to safely treat disease processes that previously defied conventional medicine. Therapeutic apheresis is one such application of these advancements and offers potential benefit to patients suffering from various hematological, renal, rheumatic, and neuromuscular disorders. Research is continually being done to clearly define the role of this new therapy. New protocols are continually being developed and evaluated in the attempt to find out and control the variables necessary to nesure that each disease process is treated in the most effective manner possible.
S Solomon; H Mielke
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Progress in clinical and biological research     Volume:  88     ISSN:  0361-7742     ISO Abbreviation:  Prog. Clin. Biol. Res.     Publication Date:  1982  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1982-09-24     Completed Date:  1982-09-24     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7605701     Medline TA:  Prog Clin Biol Res     Country:  UNITED STATES    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  245-55     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Autoimmune Diseases / therapy
Blood Coagulation
Blood Transfusion*
Blood Viscosity
Cell Separation
Flow Cytometry
Kidney Diseases / therapy
Leukemia / therapy
Myasthenia Gravis / therapy
Plasma Exchange

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