prothrombin test

n.

A method for determining prothrombin concentrations in blood based on the clotting time of oxalated blood plasma in the presence of thromboplastin and calcium chloride.Quick's test

Nearby words

  1. prothonotary warbler,
  2. prothoracic gland,
  3. prothorax,
  4. prothrombin,
  5. prothrombin accelerator,
  6. prothrombinase,
  7. protist,
  8. protista,
  9. protistan,
  10. protistology


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