hemoperfusion

A procedure in which drugs or toxins are removed from a patients blood by passing it through a column of charcoal or other adsorbent material

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  • Hemoperfusion — (British English: haemoperfusion) is a medical process used to remove toxic substances from a patients blood. The technique involves passing large volumes of blood over an adsorbent substance. The adsorbent substance most commonly used in… …   Wikipedia

  • Hemoperfusion — Hémoperfusion L’hémoperfusion est un procédé médical, utilisé pour éliminer les substances toxiques du sang d un patient, durant lequel une grande quantité de sang est pompé hors du corps puis passé à travers une substance absorbante,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • hemoperfusión — Perfusión de sangre a través de un dispositivo adsorbente, tal como el carbón activado o las bolas de resina, más que a través de un equipo de diálisis. La hemoperfusión se puede utilizar en el tratamiento de la uremia, de la insuficiencia… …   Diccionario médico

  • Hémoperfusion — L’hémoperfusion est un procédé médical, utilisé pour éliminer les substances toxiques du sang d un patient, durant lequel une grande quantité de sang est pompé hors du corps puis passé à travers une substance absorbante, généralement des résines… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hemoperfusión — La Hemoperfusión consiste en la eliminación de toxinas o metabolitos de la circulación de la sangre por medio de la diálisis a través de un circuito extra corpóreo adecuado y el uso de sustancias adsorbentes. Los compuestos utilizados en este… …   Wikipedia Español

  • hemoperfusion — Passage of blood through columns of adsorptive material, such as activated charcoal, to remove toxic substances from the blood. [hemo + L. perfusio, to pass through] * * * he·mo·per·fu·sion or chiefly Brit hae·mo·per·fu·sion .hē mō pər fyü zhən n …   Medical dictionary

  • Activated carbon — Activated carbon, also called activated charcoal, activated coal or carbo activatus, is a form of carbon that has been processed to make it extremely porous and thus to have a very large surface area available for adsorption or chemical reactions …   Wikipedia

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