Quicks test

Revision as of 21:16, 3 October 2005 by WikiConvertor (Talk)

(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)

Quick's test --> prothrombin test

A quantitative test for prothrombin in the blood based on the clotting time of oxalated blood plasma in the presence of thromboplastin and calcium chloride; measures the integrity of the extrinsic and common pathways of coagulation.

See: prothrombin time.

Synonym: quick's method, quick's test.

Retrieved from "http://www.biology-online.org/bodict/index.php?title=Quicks_test&oldid=14800"
First | Previous (Quicks method) | Next (Quicksand) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.