thromboelastograph

throm·bo·e·las·to·graph

(throm'bō-ē-las'tō-graf),
Apparatus for registering elastic variations of a thrombus during the process of coagulation.
[thromb- + G. elastreō, to push, + graphō, to write]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

throm·bo·e·las·to·graph

(throm'bō-ĕ-las'tō-graf)
An apparatus for registering elastic variations of a thrombus during coagulation.
[thromb- + G. elastreō, to push, + graphō, to write]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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The original thromboelastograph methodology was not sensitive to platelet-inhibiting drugs owing to the high level of platelet activation by thrombin generated in the assay.
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The state of the blood coagulation was evaluated by the time of blood coagulation by I.Lee and P.O.White with use of thromboelastograph (Baluda, 1980; Baluda, 1970).