Would plasmapheresis be an option?
@[544902 ] there is an article “ plasmapheresis for the Antiphospholipid patient....
Hi, sorry for the disturbing photo. Does anyone have stretchmarks on the belly and hips?...
Other Options When Usual Options Fail?
So I’ve likely had GI issues and some neurological issues going back to childhood, but I was an anxious clumsy child, and they seemed to impr...
Plasma therapy for neuropathy
Hi, has anyone tried plasmapheresis for peripheral neuropathy induced by lack of B12?...
Iatrogenic thyrotoxicosis and the role of therapeutic plasma exchange
Abstract Thyroid storm or severe thyrotoxicosis results from extreme thyroid hormone elevation. Thyroid dysfunction is the usual cause but it...
Trying to make a difference
Thanks to the knowledge of the Leicester Ecmo and Intensive Care Team, my treatment for Vasculitis could begin. The Vasculitis, the Ecmo, the...
pANCA positive, GPA and Anti-GBM (Goodpasture Syndrome)
Hello - my mother has pANCA positive, GPA and she has Anti-GBM disease which is named as Good pasture Syndrome. This has impacted her Kidney ...
Any advice on being around anti-vaccinationers??
Hello, My wife has been experiencing " atypical " rejection since Oct 2015. She had her tx in Dec 2014 for acute liver failure ( seronegative...
I have also undergone 6 plasmapheresis as part of this lupus nephritis treatment ,had severe complications when excess fluid filled into my l...
After plasma donation I was contacted to see gp about hight levels of para protein and crp levels of 28. Crp is still 28 and elevated since J...
I heard that there is a treatment that looks to kill aps antibodies, called plasmapheresis treatment, that cleans the blood with adding donan...
Has anybody had 1gram of Rituximab in 2 doses with an interval of 2 weeks between please?
I was diagnosed with WG over 14 years ago and for the past 3 years I have been receiving Rituximab every 6 months and it's been my ' wonder d...
Has anyone has plasmapheresis for an intractable itch?
Has anyone on her had Plasmopheresis for the dreaded itch?
My consultant mentioned this to me about a year or so ago when I had a horrendous yr with the itch. However to cut a long story short the itc...
Had enough now
I was diagnosed with PBC 7yrs ago, although I had had the symptoms for 8 yrs prior to diagnosis ( I was told I had irritable bowel syndrome)!...
Need Help for a 19 year old girl
I have a friend who lives in Poland she is 19 years old at this moment she is constantly in and out of hospital. the doctors have given up on...
IVIG and Plasmapheresis
Is there anyone that does IVIG or Plasmapheresis for treatment on a regular basis? if so why are you?...
Has anyone had a treatment called plasmaphoresis and if so what was it like.
Has anyone tried new arthritis drug, ACTEMRAfor APS
Have failed Rituxan, IgG, plaquenil. Am doing plasmapheresis every 6 months Each treatment lasts 5 days....
Does anyone has had a plasmapheresis and antiphospholipid syndrome??
I´ve had a miscarriage due to my IgG and IgM high levels. I want to make a second try and my doctor had recommended a plasmapheresis therapy ...
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