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Table 1 Characteristics and results of the study subjects

From: Efficacy of selective plasma exchange as pre-transplant apheresis in ABO-incompatible kidney transplantation

Case Order and frequency of apheresis including SePE SePE+HD Sex/age Donor (sex/age) Relationship Blood type Isoagglutinin titers (IgG) Isoagglutinin titers (IgM)
Base At Tx Max Base At Tx Max
1 DFPPx1 → SePEx6 No M/67 F/66 Spouse AB+ → O+ 256/256 32/128 256/256 16/16 8/8 16/16
2 SePEx2 → PE(f)x1 → PE(a)×1 → PE(f)×1 → DFPP×1 → PE(a)×7 Yes F/60 M/58 Spouse B+ → O+ 1024 64 1024 512 1 1024
3 DFPPx1 → PE(f)×1 → SePE×1 Yes F/64 M/59 Spouse A+ → B+ 16 8 32 16 2 16
4 DFPPx2 → SePEx1 Yes F/32 M/55 Parent AB+ → B+ 8 1 16 8 1 16
5 DFPPx1 → PE(a)×1 → DFPP×1 → SePE×1 Yes F/39 M/61 Parent B+ → O+ 256 4 256 32 2 32
6 DFPPx2 → SePEx1 No M/44 F/67 Parent B+ → O+ 64 8 64 32 2 32
7 DFPPx2 → SePEx1 No F/69 M/69 Spouse AB+ → B+ 16 < 1 16 16 1 16
8 SePEx2 Yes F/44 F/48 Sibling B+ → A+ 1 < 1 1 2 1 2
9 SePEx2 Yes M/52 F/50 Spouse B+ → A+ 4 1 4 4 1 4
10 SePEx2 Yes M/53 F/49 Parent B+ → A+ 8 2 16 4 2 8
11 SePEx2 Yes M/53 F/50 Spouse B+ → A+ 8 2 8 4 4 4
12 SePEx2 Yes M/53 F/55 Spouse B+ → A+ 2 1 1 2 1 2
13 PE(f)x1 → SePEx3 No M/51 F/50 Spouse A+ → B+ 32 1 32 32 1 32
14 SePEx2 No M/37 M/39 Spouse A+ → B+ 16 8 32 8 4 32
15 SePEx1 No M/53 M/55 Sibling B+ → A+ 16 8 16 16 8 16
  1. SePE selective plasma exchange, DFPP double-filtration plasmapheresis, PE (f) simple plasma exchange using fresh frozen plasma as the substitution fluid, PE (a) simple plasma exchange using 5% albumin solution as the substitution fluid, HD hemodialysis, M male, F female, IgG immunoglobulin G, IgM immunoglobulin M, Tx kidney transplantation