liver dialysis(redirected from Molecular Adsorbents Recirculation System)
liver dialysisTherapeutics The use of hepatocytes either in cartridges, as in an bioartificial liver or via cross-perfusion with other organisms, either human or animal origin to provide metabolic support for a Pt in acute hepatic failure. See Artificial liver.
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