fibrinopeptide

[ fī′brə-nō-pĕptīd′ ]

n.

Either of two peptides released from fibrinogen by thrombin.

Nearby words

  1. fibrinoid,
  2. fibrinoid degeneration,
  3. fibrinolysin,
  4. fibrinolysis,
  5. fibrinolytic purpura,
  6. fibrinopurulent,
  7. fibrinous,
  8. fibrinous bronchitis,
  9. fibrinous cataract,
  10. fibrinous inflammation


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