Enhanced thrombin generation and fibrinolytic activity in normal pregnancy and the puerperium.

@article{Bremme1992EnhancedTG,
  title={Enhanced thrombin generation and fibrinolytic activity in normal pregnancy and the puerperium.},
  author={Katarina A Bremme and Eva Ostlund and I Almqvist and Kirsti Heinonen and Margareta Blomb{\"a}ck},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={1992},
  volume={80 1},
  pages={132-7}
}
Blood coagulation and fibrinolytic inhibitors and the balance between and within the two systems were investigated in 26 normal pregnant women during pregnancy and the puerperium. The concentration of the coagulation inhibitors antithrombin and protein C remained within normal levels, whereas the mean level of free protein S showed a significant decrease… CONTINUE READING