streptodornase


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streptodornase

 [strep″to-dor´nās]
an enzyme produced by hemolytic streptococci that catalyzes the depolymerization of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA). See streptokinase-streptodornase.
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strep·to·dor·nase (SD),

(strep'tō-dōr'nās),
A "dornase" (deoxyribonuclease) obtained from streptococci; used with streptokinase to facilitate drainage in septic surgical conditions.
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streptodornase

(strĕp′tō-dôr′nās, -nāz)
n.
A DNA-hydrolyzing enzyme produced by hemolytic streptococci that is used medically, often in combination with streptokinase, to dissolve pus and fibrinous clots or deposits.
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streptodornase

A protein-splitting ENZYME used externally to clean wounds. A brand name is Varidase.
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strep·to·dor·nase

(SD) (strep'tō-dōr'nās)
A "dornase" (deoxyribonuclease) obtained from streptococci; used with streptokinase to facilitate drainage in septic surgical conditions.
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