"Plasmapheresis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Procedure whereby plasma is separated and extracted from anticoagulated whole blood and the red cells retransfused to the donor. Plasmapheresis is also employed for therapeutic use.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Plasmapheresis".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Plasmapheresis".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Plasmapheresis" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Plasmapheresis" was a major or minor topic of these publication.