Therapeutic apheresis treatments
Extracorporeal blood purification procedures for removing pathogens, chemicals or cells from blood or plasma. Benefits a variety of medical conditions, including metabolic disorders and autoimmune diseases.
Therapeutic apheresis is a therapy for removing pathogenic substances from blood using filters and adsorbers. This can lead to a medical improvement when other treatment options have reached their limit.
In contrast to conventional therapies, therapeutic apheresis focuses on “washing” harmful components out, instead of supplying substances. The healthy blood or plasma is returned back.
With a portfolio of different adsorbers and long standing expertise in extracorporeal procedures, Fresenius Medical Care delivers a combination of quality and flexible treatment alternatives, designed to treat a wide range of diseases and increase the patient’s quality of life.