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Alyssa Ziman, MD


Alyssa Ziman, MD

UCLA Physician Alyssa Ziman, MD specializes in Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology.
Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
Language Spoken
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
State License Number
(310) 267-8090 Information and referral
Email Address

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
757 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Blood Banking / Transfusion Medicine, American Board of Pathology, 2003
Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology, 2002
Transfusion Med/Blood Banking, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 2002 - 2003
Pathology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 1997 - 2002
MD, Tel Aviv University Sackler School of Medicine, 1997
Additional Information
Academic Title: Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Department Title: Director of Transfusion Medicine

  1. Yuan, Ziman, Anthony, Tsukahara, Hopkins, Lu, Goldfinger How do we provide blood products to trauma patients?. Transfusion. 2009; .
  2. Yuan Shan, Davis Rebecca, Lu Qun, Goldfinger Dennis, Ziman Alyssa F. Low risk of alloimmunization to the D antigen in D- orthotopic liver transplant recipients receiving D+ RBCs perioperatively... Transfusion. 2008; 48(12): 2653-5.
  3. Hopkins Courtney K, Yuan Shan, Lu Qun, Ziman Alyssa, Goldfinger Dennis A severe case of atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome associated with pneumococcal infection and T activation treated successfully with plasma exchange... Transfusion. 2008; 48(11): 2448-52.
  4. Nedelcu Elena, Ziman Alyssa, Fernando Leonor P, Cook Kris, Bumerts Pam, Schiller Gary Exclusive use of acid citrate dextrose for anticoagulation during extracorporeal photopheresis in patients with contraindications to heparin: an effective protocol... Journal of clinical apheresis. 2008; 23(2): 66-73.
  5. Yuan Shan, Gornbein Jeffrey, Smeltzer Barbara, Ziman Alyssa F, Lu Qun, Goldfinger Dennis Risk factors for acute, moderate to severe donor reactions associated with multicomponent apheresis collections... Transfusion. 2008; 48(6): 1213-9.
  6. Lu Qun, Nedelcu Elena, Ziman Alyssa, Bumerts Pam, Fernando Leonor, Schiller Gary Standardized protocol to identify high-risk patients undergoing therapeutic apheresis procedures... Journal of clinical apheresis. 2008; 23(3): 111-5.
  7. Figueroa Priscila I, Ziman Alyssa, Wheeler Christine, Gornbein Jeffrey, Monson Michael, Calhoun Loni Nearly two decades using the check-type to prevent ABO incompatible transfusions: one institution's experience.. American journal of clinical pathology. 2006; 126(3): 422-6.
  8. Ziman Alyssa, Mitri Michael, Klapper Ellen, Pepkowitz Samuel H, Goldfinger Dennis Combination vincristine and plasma exchange as initial therapy in patients with thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura: one institution's experience and review of the literature... Transfusion. 2005; 45(1): 41-9.
  9. Ziman Alyssa, Hsi Roch, Goldfinger Dennis Transfusion Medicine Illustrated: Donath-Landsteiner antibody-associated hemolytic anemia after Haemophilus influenzae infection in a child.. Transfusion. 2004; 44(8): 1127-8.
  10. Pepkowitz Samuel H, Ziman Alyssa. Therapeutic plasma exchange: an underutilized therapeutic modality?. Therapeutic apheresis and dialysis : official peer-reviewed journal of the International Society for Apheresis, the Japanese Society for Apheresis, the Japanese Society for Dialysis Therapy. 2003; 7(2): 206-8.
  11. Ziman A, Klapper E, Pepkowitz S, Smith R, Garratty G, Goldfinger D A second case of post-transfusion purpura caused by HPA-5a antibodies: successful treatment with intravenous immunoglobulin.. Vox sanguinis. 2002; 83(2): 165-6.

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