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"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.

MeSH information
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.

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.