citrate solution


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citrate solution

A solution, usually combined with dextrose and other agents, to prevent blood clotting. It allows whole blood to be stored until it is needed for transfusion.
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The 4% Sodium Citrate solution is sold with Haemonetics' plasma collection disposable sets.
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5 mL of buffered sodium citrate solution (32 g/L; final concentration, 0.
The higher D-dimer concentration in heparin plasma compared with citrate plasma is attributable to the dilution factor introduced by the citrate solution.
8%) citrate solution and to compare the PT results and clinical significance with the same calibration between one Owren reagent and one Quick reagent as INR units in samples containing 0.