Therapeutic Apheresis

Hemolytic Anemias – Understanding the pathophysiology and differential diagnosis of these complex anemias (presented 4/20/2017)
Instruction Level: Intermediate
Learning Objectives:
-Describe the pathophysiology of intravascular vs. extravascular hemolysis
-Identify key difference between Compliment Mediated Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (aHUS) and Thrombotic Thrombocytopenia Purpura (TTP)
-Recognize the updated 2016 ASFA guideline changes to the classification and recommendations for plasma exchange in thrombotic microangiopathies

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