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Descriptor English: Hemoperfusion
Descriptor Spanish: Hemoperfusión
Descriptor Portuguese: Hemoperfusão
Descriptor French: Hémoperfusion
Entry term(s): Hemoperfusions
Hemosorption
Hemosorptions
Tree number(s): E02.870.244
E02.912.430
E04.292.510
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006464
Scope note: Removal of toxins or metabolites from the circulation by the passing of blood, within a suitable extracorporeal circuit, over semipermeable microcapsules containing adsorbents (e.g., activated charcoal) or enzymes, other enzyme preparations (e.g., gel-entrapped microsomes, membrane-free enzymes bound to artificial carriers), or other adsorbents (e.g., various resins, albumin-conjugated agarose).
Annotation: do not confuse with RENAL DIALYSIS or PERFUSION; HEMOFILTRATION is available
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Hemodialysis (1967-1977)
Kidney, Artificial (1966-1977)
Perfusion (1966-1977)
History Note: 78
DeCS ID: 29409
Unique ID: D006464
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1978/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/04/22
Revision Date: 2005/06/30
Hemoperfusion - Preferred
Concept UI M0010146
Scope note Removal of toxins or metabolites from the circulation by the passing of blood, within a suitable extracorporeal circuit, over semipermeable microcapsules containing adsorbents (e.g., activated charcoal) or enzymes, other enzyme preparations (e.g., gel-entrapped microsomes, membrane-free enzymes bound to artificial carriers), or other adsorbents (e.g., various resins, albumin-conjugated agarose).
Preferred term Hemoperfusion
Entry term(s) Hemoperfusions
Hemosorption
Hemosorptions



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