Treatment

Cryoglobulinemia may be treated with drugs that calm the immune system or fight viral infections. For severe symptoms, you may also have a procedure that replaces the plasma in your blood with plasma from a donor or a different type of fluid.

Cryoglobulinemia care at Mayo Clinic

Dec. 12, 2018
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