activated prothrombin complex concentrate


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concentrate

 [kon´sen-trāt]
1. to bring to a common center; to gather at one point.
2. to increase the strength by diminishing the bulk of, as of a liquid; to condense.
3. a drug or other preparation that has been strengthened by evaporation of its nonactive parts.
activated prothrombin complex concentrate (APCC) anti-inhibitor coagulant complex.
prothrombin complex concentrate (PCC) factor IX complex.

activated prothrombin complex concentrate (APCC)

a therapeutic concentrate of activated coagulation factors II, VII, IX, and X, used to treat hemophilic patients who have developed coagulation factor inhibitors, usually anti-coagulation factor VIII or IX.
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