Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Please find below information on therapeutic apheresis service providers for Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust:
Haematology - If you require Therapeutic Apheresis for haematological conditions please contact the organisations / departments as listed below:
Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (TTP) – For patients with suspected TTP / Microangiopathic Haemolytic Anaemia (MAHA) please contact Haematology at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital for advice and access to therapeutic apheresis if required. Contact and referral information can be found here.
Red Cell Exchange – NHS Blood and Transplant or haematology at MRI if clinical support is required (red cell team during working hours, general haematology on call out of hours).
Hyperviscosity – NHS Blood and Transplant or tertiary haemato-oncology care provider if clinical support required.
Leucodepletion - NHS Blood and Transplant or tertiary haemato-oncology care provider if clinical support required
Renal conditions / vasculitides – NHS Blood and Transplant
Neurological conditions – NHS Blood and Transplant
Extracorporeal Photopheresis - NHS Blood and Transplant
Hyperlipidaemia - To discuss treatment for Hyperlipidaemia please contact Dr Handrean Soran at Manchester Royal Infirmary.
For advice regarding access to therapeutic apheresis services for other urgent clinical conditions, please contact the NHS Blood and Transplant Patient Clinical Team on call Consultant. Contact details are available here.
If you require access to therapeutic apheresis services from NHS Blood & Transplant but do not currently hold a service level agreement, please refer to the referral information on the website relating to the use of “One Off Treatment Request” forms.
If you find any of this information to be incorrect, please contact Amy Clifford, National Administrator for Therapeutic Apheresis Services on 01179 217430 or at email@example.com