How much plasma needs to be removed during plasmapheresis

How much plasma needs to be removed during plasmapheresis and how is the volume calculated?

Each plasmapheresis session should remove 1 to 1.5 times the plasma volume, and this can be calculated from the following formula:Estimated plasma volume (in liters) = 0.07 weight (in kg) (1 – hematocrit [Hct])

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