cryoprecipitate

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cryoprecipitate

[¦krī·ō·prə′sip·ə‚tāt]
(biochemistry)
The precipitate of a cryoglobulin.
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The mortality rate is 5070% despite aggressive therapy that includes intravenous fluids, antibiotics, vasopressors, steroids, heparin, packed red blood cells, platelets, cryoprecipitates, and fresh frozen plasma [5,6].
Determination of di-2-ethylhexyl phthalate levels in human blood plasma and cryoprecipitates.
The product is also targeted to replace the current cryoprecipitates (home brew) used in more than one million surgical procedures a year.
Although monoclonal immunoglobulin cryoprecipitates (type I) usually appear within 24 h, mixed cryoglobulins may appear only after several days (1, 9).
Here, autologous and single-donor cryoprecipitates are made in blood laboratories and referred to as "home brews.