fibrinolytic

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Related to fibrinolytic mechanism: fibrinolytic activity, clot lysis, primary fibrinolysis

fi·bri·no·lyt·ic

(fī'brin-ō-lit'ik),
Denoting, characterized by, or causing fibrinolysis.

fibrinolytic

adjective Referring to or producing fibrinolysis.

fi·bri·no·lyt·ic

(fī'brin-ō-lit'ik)
Denoting, characterized by, or causing fibrinolysis.

fibrinolytic

pertaining to or emanating from fibrinolysis.

fibrinolytic agent
substances that stimulate or inhibit fibrinolysis.
fibrinolytic inhibitors
include ε-aminocaproic acid and antiplasmin-α1.
fibrinolytic mechanism
an ordered sequence of interactions between an enzyme and a cofactor on a specific substrate; the components of the process include plasminogen, tissue plasminogen activator, urokinase and kallikrein.
fibrinolytic stimulators
includes hormones (e.g. corticosteroids), enzymes (e.g. streptokinase) and others such as epinephrine.
fibrinolytic system tests
ways of examining the system include clot lysis time, euglobulin lysis time, fibrin plate test.