How to use Apheresis in a sentence
Standardization of protocols for therapeutic apheresis has already begun.
Now, 40% of adult therapeutic doses (ATD) of platelets collected by the NBS are collected by apheresis.
Platelets, apheresis means a concentrated suspension of blood platelets obtained by apheresis.
The apheresis team then liaises, plans and performs the required apheresis procedures to ensure a seamless service.
A national register for hazards of donor apheresis is being maintained for statistical purposes by the Central Collator.Advertisement
This problem has been particularly apparent in small children receiving apheresis platelet concentrates, which contain large volumes of plasma from single donors.
For the collection of double units of red cells by apheresis, special considerations apply.
Plasma, fresh-frozen means the supernatant plasma separated from a whole blood donation or plasma collected by apheresis, frozen and stored.