coagulation time


coagulation time
noun
: the time required by shed blood to clot, being a measure of the normality of the blood

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  • coagulation time — n the time required by shed blood to clot that is a measure of the normality of the blood * * * the time taken for blood or blood plasma to coagulate (see blood coagulation). When measured under controlled conditions and using appropriate… …   Medical dictionary

  • coagulation time — clotting time the time taken for blood or blood plasma to coagulate (see blood coagulation). When measured under controlled conditions and using appropriate techniques, coagulation times may be used to test the function of the various stages of… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • ВРЕМЯ КОАГУЛЯЦИИ (COAGULATION TIME), ВРЕМЯ СВЕРТЫВАНИЯ — (clotting time) время, необходимое крови или плазме крови для свертывания (см. Свертывание крови). Этот показатель можно использовать для тестирования различных этапов процесса свертывания крови …   Толковый словарь по медицине

  • Время Коагуляции (Coagulation Time), Время Свертывания (Clotting Time) — время, необходимое крови или плазме крови для свертывания (см. Свертывание крови). Этот показатель можно использовать для тестирования различных этапов процесса свертывания крови. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • time — 1. That relation of events which is expressed by the terms past, present, and future, and measured by units such as minutes, hours, days, months, or years. 2. A certain period during which something definite or determined is done. SYN: tempus (2) …   Medical dictionary

  • Coagulation — This article is about blood clotting. For other meanings see Coagulation (disambiguation). Coagulation is a complex process by which blood forms clots. It is an important part of hemostasis, the cessation of blood loss from a damaged vessel,… …   Wikipedia

  • Coagulation screen — A combination of screening laboratory tests, designed to provide rapid non specific information, which allows an initial broad categorization of haemostatic problems. The basic screen consists of: platelet count bleeding time for platelet… …   Wikipedia

  • Time, prothrombin — A clotting test, the prothrombin time is done to test the integrity of part of the clotting scheme. The prothrombin time is commonly used as a method of monitoring the accuracy of blood thinning treatment (anticoagulation) with COUMADIN.… …   Medical dictionary

  • Clotting time — The time required for a sample of blood to coagulate in vitro under standard conditions is called clotting time . Clotting is the formation of a jelly like substance over the valves of the blood vessels resulting in stoppage of blood flow.… …   Wikipedia

  • clotting time — see coagulation time * * * coagulation time the time required for blood to clot in a glass tube …   Medical dictionary


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