Takuya Yoshino 1, Hiroshi Nakase, Minoru Matsuura, Kayoko Matsumura, Yusuke Honzawa, Takumi Fukuchi, Kenji Watanabe, Mitsuyuki Murano, Tomoyuki Tsujikawa, Ken Fukunaga, Takayuki Matsumoto, Tsutomu Chiba, Digestion. 2011;84(1):3-9.
Effect and Safety of Granulocyte-Monocyte Adsorption Apheresis for Patients with Ulcerative Colitis Positive for Cytomegalovirus in Comparison with Immunosuppressants.
The colectomy ratio tends to be high in refractory UC patients with recurrent CMV reactivation or infection. Therefore, GMA might be a safe and effective treatment for UC patients positive for CMV because it does not induce CMV reactivation.
Contact UsFor more informationContact Us