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coagulation panel 

HAEMATOLOGY, LABORATORY

A battery of tests used to identify coagulation defects, many of which are based on time required for blood to clot

Components, coagulation panel Prothrombin time–PT, activated partial thromboplastic time–aPTT (or simply, PTT), and thrombin (clotting) time–TCT (or simply, TT).*

*Platelet counts and fibrinogen may be assessed to provide supplementary information.

Synonym Coagulation test panel 

Reference Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis. 2011 Dec;22(8):688-95.

doi: 10.1097/MBC.0b013e32834b8246

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