thromboplastin

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Synonyms for thromboplastin

an enzyme liberated from blood platelets that converts prothrombin into thrombin as blood starts to clot

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A prospective study of the value of monitoring heparin treatment with the activated partial thromboplastin time.
Coagulation screen showed both Prothrombin time and Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time of more than 2 minutes.
Recommended laboratory tests include a complete biochemical profile, complete blood count, platelet count, prothrombin time, partial thromboplastin time, and bleeding time, if available.
One-Stage Prothrombin Time (PT) Test and Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time (APTT) Test; Approved Guideline H47-A2, 2nd edn.
These were the activated Partial Thromboplastin Time (aPTT) test which measures the intrinsic pathway of blood coagulation and the Prothrombin Time (PT) test which monitors the tissue factor (extrinsic) pathway of clotting.
Activated partial thromboplastin time, prothrombin time, and fibrinogen were measured as a means of comparison.
05, respectively), and the activated partial thromboplastin time prolonged significantly at 2 and 4 hours following nattokinase administration (p<0.
The patient who presented to the Pediatric Hematology Outpatient clinic because of unstoppable gingival bleeding for the first time in 2006 was diagnosed with congenital afibrinogenemia with findings including a prothrombin time (>120 s) and an activated partial thromboplastin time (>120 s) which were too long to be measured and a fibrinogen level which was too low to be measured.
The prothrombin time (PT) and the activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT) are global coagulation tests used to assess the coagulation system in a clinical setting.
INTRODUCTION: The prothrombin time (PT) and the activated partial thromboplastin time (aPTT) are routine coagulation tests used to assess the coagulation system in a clinical setting.
Tests used for routine evaluation of the coagulation system are activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT) and international normalized ratio (INR).
Prothrombin and activated partial thromboplastin time (> 12 s and > 36 s, respectively) were prolonged in 64 (56%) and 44 (38%) of the 115 patients respectively.
Thromboelastography as a better indicator of hypercoagulable state after injury than prothrombin time or activated partial thromboplastin time.
Coagulation studies showed that the prothrombin time, partial thromboplastin time, bleeding time, factor VIII, fibrinogen, D-dimer, anti-thrombin III, protein C, and S levels were normal.