ISSN 2398-2950      

Fibrin degradation products

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Overview

  • Plasmin acts on fibrin or fibrinogen   →    fibrin degradation products (FDPs).
  • Half life of FDPs in circulation is 9-12 h.
  • Accumulation of FDPs   →    hemostatic abnormalities.

Sampling

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Tests

Methodologies

  • Thromobo-Wellcotest (antisera to fibrinogen fragment absorbed to latex particles and cause agglutination in presence of increased levels of FDPs).

Result Data

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