cryoprecipitate


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cryoprecipitate

(ˌkraɪəʊprɪˈsɪpɪteɪt)
n
(Chemistry) a precipitate obtained by controlled thawing of a previously frozen substance. Factor VIII, for treating haemophilia, is often obtained as a cryoprecipitate from frozen blood
Translations

cry·o·pre·cip·i·tate

n. crioprecipitado, precipitado producido por enfriamiento.
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Rich analysed Niall and, in five minutes, decided he needed a key blood clotting product called cryoprecipitate to stop him bleeding to death.
The bleeding episodes are treated with factor replacement therapy with either factor VIII for haemophilia A and factor IX for haemophilia B or with cryoprecipitate or fresh frozen plasma.
Electronic auction: delivery of blood plasma of freshly frozen quarantine and cryoprecipitate frozen quarantined to provide the needs of the transfusion unit of the fgbu "nmits to.
Since the patient continued bleeding, she received 400ml fresh frozen plasma (FFP) and 10U cryoprecipitate for fibrinogen replacement treatment in the first night of her admission.
They typically involve the infusion of large quantities of red blood cells (RBC), fresh frozen plasma (FFP), platelets, and cryoprecipitate in a fixed ratio.
Since disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) occurs in up to 85% of patients, coagulation studies should be monitored frequently, and DIC should be corrected aggressively by transfusion with fresh frozen plasma (FFP) and cryoprecipitate.
10,11 This may be due to the routine practice of prophylactic transfusion of fresh frozen plasma and cryoprecipitate just before delivery to avoid bleeding.
The company added that its direct contribution to the WFH Humanitarian Aid Program builds on its participation in Project Recovery, which transforms previously unused cryoprecipitate from Canadian blood donors into medicines that treat haemophilia patients in developing countries.
A plasma fibrinogen concentration <100 mg/dL had been previously considered to be a suitable threshold to initiate its replacement, which is often done by transfusion of fresh frozen plasma (FFP) that has an approximate fibrinogen concentration of 200mg/dL or cryoprecipitate which can reach up to 400 mg per unit.
Blood products for transfusion include whole blood, packed red blood cells, platelets, cryoprecipitate, and fresh frozen plasma (Zonozy, 2013).
Practice parameter for the use of fresh-frozen plasma, cryoprecipitate, and platelets: Fresh-Frozen Plasma, Cryoprecipitate, and Platelets Administration Practice Guidelines Development Task Force of the College of American Pathologists.