thromboelastography

(redirected from Thromboelastrography)

thromboelastography

(throm″bō-ĕ-las-tog′ră-fē) [ thrombo- + elasto- + -graphy]
A technique that evaluates the ability of whole blood to coagulate. The technique measures the time it takes for blood to clot, and the firmness or shear strength of the clot. It is used, e.g., to identify the presence of hypercoagulable diseases.
References in periodicals archive ?
Thromboelastrography reflects global hemostatic variation among severe haemophilia A dogs at rest and following acute exercise.