Procedures & Tests - Plasma Exchange

(This procedure/test may also be known as: Plasmapheresis)

Plasma is the part of blood that supports the circulation of blood cells and platelets. Sometimes a machine is used to clear the blood of its own plasma and replace it with fresh or frozen donor plasma. This process is called plasmapheresis.

Related Conditions

Related Conditions
Here are some of the conditions related to this procedure/test. Select a condition to get more information and resources: Aplastic Anemia, Blood Disorders, Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome.

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