hypercoagulability

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hypercoagulability

[‚hī·pər·kō‚ag·yə·lə′bil·əd·ē]
(medicine)
Coagulation of blood more rapidly than normal.
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The link between thrombophilia and these complications of pregnancy is thought to be due to impaired foeto-placental circulation because of thrombosis3.
Pharmaceuticals company Roche (SIX:RO)(OTCQX:RHHBY) stated on Tuesday that it has passed the US FDA clearance for the cobas Factor II and Factor V Test for use on the cobas 4800 system for testing of patients for inherited thrombophilia.
The majority of non-cirrhotic PVT patients were tested for thrombophilia whereas only a few cirrhotic patients were tested.
Clinical management of Rendu-Osler-Weber syndrome and genetic thrombophilia.
Patients who presented with systemic lupus erythematosus, positive IgG and IgM anticardiolipin antibodies, positive for thrombophilia screening, any platelet function abnormality or a previous thromboembolic event requiring anticoagulant therapy (including heparin, aspirin or warfarin) and having sensitivity to acetylsalicylic acid, heparin or warfarin obtained by self-report, were excluded from the study.
4,5) Factor V Leiden is the most common cause of inherited thrombophilia.
Automatic System for Polymerase Chain Reaction in real Time (PCR) and Kit Reagents for Detection of at least 6 Types Thrombophilia Mutations (SNPS): Factor V (R506Q, H1299R, Y1702C), Factor II (G20210A) and MTHFR (C677T, A1298C).
In these cases, congenital or acquired thrombophilia and malignancy should be suspected.
The final diagnosis was acute massive pulmonary embolism, moderate to severe pulmonary arterial hypertension, deep venous thrombosis of the right lower limb and thrombophilia.
There was no previous history and family history of thrombosis or thrombophilia.
4 Recently thrombophilia has been suggested as a possible cause of RPL.