Published in Women's Health Weekly, January 22nd, 2009
"Albumin dialysis or Molecular Adsorbent Recirculating System (MARS) has been reported to reverse severe cholestasis-linked pruritus. Here, we report the first use of MARS during a spontaneous pregnancy and its successful outcome in a patient with PFIC3 and intractable pruritus," wrote M. Lemoine and colleagues.
The researchers concluded: "Albumin dialysis could be considered as a pregnancy-saving procedure in pregnant women with severe cholestasis and...
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