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Cryofiltration

  • Daisuke Katagiri
  • Hiroko Yamamoto
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Abstract

  • Cryofiltration is a modification of double filtration plasmapheresis (DFPP) that involves cooling the separated plasma.

  • Cryofiltration is based on the formation of cryoglobulin or cryogel upon cooling of pathogenic proteins in plasma.

Keywords

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Multiple Myeloma Connective Tissue Disease Replacement Fluid Warming Device 
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References

  1. 1.
    Yonekawa M (2002) Practical cooling plasma filtration. Ther Apher Dial 21(2):156–158Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Sugisaki T (2001) Diverseness and detecting method of cryoglobulin. Med Technol 29(7):709–712Google 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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