Prothrombin

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Prothrombin

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The terms "Prothrombin" returned 904 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Interference of M-protein on prothrombin time test - case report.
 

Author(s): Sandra Margetić, Ivana Ćelap, Lora Dukić, Ines Vukasović, Lucija Virović-Jukić

Journal: Biochem Med (Zagreb). 2016 ;26(2):248-54.

 

The aim of this report was to present a case of interference on prothrombin time (PT) test that directed further laboratory diagnostics and resulted with final detection of monoclonal gammopathy in an 88-year old man. Routine coagulation testing during medical examination at Emergency ...

Last Updated: 27 Jun 2016

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Diagnostic Evaluation of Des-Gamma-Carboxy Prothrombin versus α-Fetoprotein for Hepatitis B Virus-Related Hepatocellular Carcinoma in China: A Large-Scale, Multicentre Study.
 

Author(s): Jun Ji, Hao Wang, Yan Li, Lei Zheng, Yuepeng Yin, Zhenzhen Zou, Feiguo Zhou, Weiping Zhou, Feng Shen, Chunfang Gao

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An efficient serum marker for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is currently lacking and requires intensive exploration. We aimed to evaluate the performance of des-gamma-carboxy prothrombin (DCP) for identifying hepatitis B virus-related HCC in a large, multicentre study in China. A ...

Last Updated: 13 Apr 2016

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Last Updated: 17 Mar 2016

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The terms "Prothrombin" returned 33 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Prevalence and Geographical Variation of Prothrombin G20210A Mutation in Patients with Cerebral Vein Thrombosis: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
 

Author(s): Joaquín V Gonzalez, Andrés G Barboza, Fernando J Vazquez, Esteban Gándara

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To compare the prevalence of prothrombin G20210A in patients with objectively confirmed cerebral vein or cortical vein thrombosis against healthy controls, and evaluate geographical variations.

Last Updated: 1 Apr 2016

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Prothrombin G20210A mutation and lower extremity peripheral arterial disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): F Vazquez, M Rodger, M Carrier, G Le Gal, J-L Reny, F Sofi, T Mueller, S Nagpal, P Jetty, E Gandara

Journal: Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2015 Aug;50(2):232-40.

 

Despite being an important risk factor for venous thromboembolism, the role of the prothrombin G20210A mutation in patients with arterial disease remains unclear. The aim of this review was to evaluate the association of prothrombin G20210A and lower extremity peripheral arterial disease (PAD).

Last Updated: 5 Aug 2015

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Point-of-care Assessment of Thrombin Generation and Platelet Function in Children Requiring Cardiopulmonary Bypass
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Platelet Function Tests; Thrombin Generation Tests; Perioperative Coagulopathy

 

Last Updated: 11 Jul 2016

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Reversal of Dabigatran With Prothrombin Complex Concentrate
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Drug Action Reversal

 

Last Updated: 10 May 2016

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