anistreplase(redirected from anisoylated plasminogen streptokinase activator complex)
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a thrombolytic agent primarily used to clear coronary vessel occlusions associated with myocardial infarction; administered intravenously.
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McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
anistreplaseA clot-dissolving drug used to try to re-establish blood flow in the heart muscle in the early treatment of heart attacks. A brand name is Eminase.
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