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Double Filtration Plasmapheresis

  • Daisuke Katagri
  • Kana Mogi
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Abstract

  • The use of two filter membranes with different size pores in double filtration plasmapheresis (DFPP) allows removal of a wider range of toxic substances.

  • Less replacement fluid is needed with DFPP compared with plasma exchange (PE).

Keywords

Hollow Fiber Fresh Freeze Plasma Albumin Concentration Blood Flow Rate Activate Coagulation Time 
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Reference

  1. 1.
    Eguchi K (2007) How to use replacement fluid and setting of optimum concentration. Ther Apher Dial 26(1):36–47Google Scholar

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© Springer Japan 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Nephrology & EndocrinologyUniversity Hospital, The University of TokyoTokyoJapan
  2. 2.Department of Hemodialysis & ApheresisUniversity Hospital, The University of TokyoTokyoJapan

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