Thrombelastographic patterns of ancrod and thrombin fibrin formation and dissolution.

@article{Caprini1974ThrombelastographicPO,
  title={Thrombelastographic patterns of ancrod and thrombin fibrin formation and dissolution.},
  author={Joseph Caprini and Hau C Kwaan and L. Zuckerman and Remi Verduin},
  journal={Thrombosis research},
  year={1974},
  volume={4 2},
  pages={
          199-217
        }
}
Abstract The dynamics of clot formation using either thrombin or arvin to clot purified human fibrinogen F XIII free fibrinogen and human plasma was studied using the thrombelastograph (TEG). Varying concentrations of these components including calcium were observed for their effects on the overall clotting patterns. The action of plasmin or urokinase on these systems was also evaluated. The production of equal area thrombelastographic tracings required over four times the amount of Ancrod… 
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