fibrinogen

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absence of fibrinogen in the plasma leading to prolonged bleeding afibrinogenemia
watery fluid of the blood that resembles plasma but contains fibrinogen blood serum , serum
rare congenital disorder of blood coagulation in which no fibrinogen is found in the blood plasma congenital afibrinogenemia
white insoluble fibrous protein formed by the action of thrombin on fibrinogen when blood clots; it forms a network that traps red cells and platelets fibrin
peptide released from the amino end of fibrinogen by the action of thrombin to form fibrin during clotting of the blood fibrinopeptide
enzyme that acts on fibrinogen in blood causing it to clot thrombin
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