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Ultrafiltration for middle molecules in uraemia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  812083     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
An ultrafiltration system for the purification of toxic substances is demonstrated. Using this system, it is possible to eliminate substances with a molecular weight up to 5,000 in the same amount as smaller molecules. The clearances for smaller molecules are lower and for larger molecules higher compared to haemodialysis and they depend mainly on the ultrafiltrate flow. Amino acid loss did not exceed the amount which was eliminated by plate haemodialysers. Side effects, such as excessive haemolysis, platelet or fibrinogen depletion, were not to be found.
Authors:
J Reiger; E Quellhorst; H D Lowitz; R G Kong; F Scheler
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Proceedings of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association. European Dialysis and Transplant Association     Volume:  11     ISSN:  0071-2736     ISO Abbreviation:  Proc Eur Dial Transplant Assoc     Publication Date:  1975  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1976-02-19     Completed Date:  1976-02-19     Revised Date:  2008-02-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0355210     Medline TA:  Proc Eur Dial Transplant Assoc     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  158-64     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Amino Acids / blood
Animals
Creatinine / blood
Dogs
Edetic Acid / blood
Humans
Inulin / blood
Molecular Weight
Ultrafiltration / methods*
Uremia / therapy*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Amino Acids; 60-00-4/Edetic Acid; 60-27-5/Creatinine; 9005-80-5/Inulin

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