• prothrombin
  • 9 Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation - Background - Pathophysiology -Etiology -Clinical Manifestations -Diagnosis -Treatment -Xigris Laboratory manifestations -Prolonged prothrombin time (PT) -Prolonged Activated partial thromboplastin time (aPTT) -Thrombocytopenia. (slideplayer.com)
  • A method for preparing a thromboplastin reagent from cultured human cells comprising the steps of washing the cells with isotonic aqueous salt solution, lysing the cells by hypotonic shock, and resuspending the cell lysate in a diluent compatible with a one-stage prothrombin time determination to reach. (google.com)
  • tissue
  • In the specific context of a PT test, the thromboplastin contains substantial amounts of tissue factor (coagulation factor III), an essential cofactor for the activation of coagulation factor VII (Nemerson, 1988). (google.com)