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thrombocytapheresis

 [throm″bo-sīt″ah-fĕ-re´sis]
the selective separation and removal of platelets (thrombocytes) from withdrawn blood, the remainder of the blood then being retransfused into the donor. Called also plateletpheresis and thrombapheresis.

plateletpheresis

/plate·let·phe·re·sis/ (plāt″let-fĭ-re´sis) thrombocytapheresis.

plateletpheresis

[plat′litfer′əsis]
Etymology: Fr, platelet + Gk, aphairesis, to carry away
collection of platelets from a donor using the apheresis technique. Also called thrombapheresis, thrombotapheresis. Compare leukapheresis, plasmapheresis. See also apheresis.

plateletpheresis

Platelet apheresis Transfusion medicine The centrifugal separation of platelets from whole blood, with continuous or intermittent return of the RBCs and platelet-poor plasma to the donor; plateletpheresis is a form of exchange transfusion used for Pts with extremely high–> 1-1.5 x 109/L platelet counts, which is linked to severe thrombotic and hemorrhagic phenomena; to prevent a rebound ↑ of platelets after the procedure, plateletpheresis must be followed by cytotoxic therapy. See Therapeutic apheresis. Cf Cytapheresis, Leukapheresis.

plate·let·phe·re·sis

(plāt'lĕt-fĕr-ē'sis)
Removal of blood from a donor with replacement of all blood components except platelets.
[platelet + G. aphairesis, a withdrawal]

plateletpheresis

thrombocytapheresis.
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The application market is divided into plasmapheresis, plateletpheresis, erythrocytapheresis, leukapheresis and others, while technology market is classified as centrifugation & membrane separation/filtration in which the former leads the market in 2012.
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html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Apheresis Equipment in US$ Million by the following type of Apheresis and Procedure: Equipment by Type of Apheresis (Equipment for Therapeutic Apheresis, and Equipment for Donor Apheresis) and Equipment by Type of Apheresis Procedure (Plasmapheresis, Erythrocytapheresis, Plateletpheresis, and Others).
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The company also provides regional therapeutic, stem cell, plateletpheresis and donor testing services to leading hospitals.