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Hemoperfusion MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Hemoperfusion
Tree Number(s)
E02.870.244
E02.912.430
E04.292.510
Unique ID
D006464
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006464
Annotation
do not confuse with RENAL DIALYSIS or PERFUSION; HEMOFILTRATION is available
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).
Entry Term(s)
Hemosorption
NLM Classification #
WG 168.5
Previous Indexing
Hemodialysis (1967-1977)
Kidney, Artificial (1966-1977)
Perfusion (1966-1977)
History Note
78
Date Established
1978/01/01
Date of Entry
1977/04/22
Revision Date
2019/02/22
Hemoperfusion Preferred
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