Plasmapheresis is theoretically attractive as a means of rapidly lowering serum FLC burden in the hope of reducing nephrotoxicity in patients with multiple myeloma. However, the role of plasmapheresis in improving renal prognosis and patient survival remains to be demonstrated.
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