• Hypotension is the most common side effect associated with apheresis therapy, so careful attention to monitor for this condition is needed.

  • Hypotension is mainly caused by procedures using extracorporeal circulation, vasovagal reflex, or allergies.

  • It is always necessary to predict and prevent the occurrence of hypotension, and to choose medications that will achieve this goal.


Fresh Freeze Plasma Extracorporeal Circulation Peripheral Vascular Resistance Oncotic Pressure Circulation Volume 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Nephrology and Endocrinology, School of MedicineThe University of TokyoTokyoJapan

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