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co·ag·u·late

 (kō-ăg′yə-lāt′)
v. co·ag·u·lat·ed, co·ag·u·lat·ing, co·ag·u·lates
v.tr.
To cause transformation of (a liquid or sol, for example) into or as if into a soft, semisolid, or solid mass.
v.intr.
To become coagulated: As it cooled, the sauce began to coagulate.

[Middle English coagulaten, from Latin coāgulāre, coāgulāt-, from coāgulum, coagulator; see coagulum.]

co·ag′u·la·bil′i·ty n.
co·ag′u·la·ble, co·ag′u·la′tive (-lā′tĭv, -lə-tĭv) adj.
co·ag′u·la′tion n.
co·ag′u·la′tor n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

coagulation

1. The grouping together of small particles in a solution into larger particles. Such a solution eventually coagulates with the particles forming either a precipitate or a gel.
2. blood clotting
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coagulation - the process of forming semisolid lumps in a liquid
blood clotting, blood coagulation - a process in which liquid blood is changed into a semisolid mass (a blood clot)
natural action, natural process, action, activity - a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings); "the action of natural forces"; "volcanic activity"
thermocoagulation - congealing tissue by heat (as by electric current)
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Translations

coagulation

[kəʊˌægjʊˈleɪʃən] Ncoagulación f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

coagulation

[kəʊˌægjʊˈleɪʃən] ncoagulation f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

coagulation

n (of blood)Gerinnen nt, → Gerinnung f, → Koagulation f (spec); (of milk)Dickwerden nt; (of jelly)Festwerden nt; (of paint)Eindicken nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

coagulation

[kəʊˌægjʊˈleɪʃn] ncoagulazione f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

co·ag·u·la·tion

n. coagulación, coágulo; cambio en la sangre de estado líquido a solido;
disseminated intravascular ______ intravascular diseminada;
___ factorfactor de ___.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

coagulation

n coagulación f; disseminated intravascular — (DIC) coagulación intravascular diseminada
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The study treatments comprised injection therapy, over-the-scope clip (OTSC), hemoclip, argon plasma coagulation (APC), heat probe coagulation (HPC), band ligation, and combined therapy of any two of the above treatments.
Endobronchial argon plasma coagulation for treatment of Dieulafoy disease.
Therefore, formalin might be proper for patients with proctitis and refractoriness to other endoscopy therapies, like argon plasma coagulation, rather than an upfront approach.
Endoscopic haemostatic procedures that can be applied to DL can be classified into three groups: thermal (bipolar coagulation, heat probe coagulation and argon plasma coagulation), regional injection (epinephrine injection and sclerotherapy) and mechanical (banding and hemoclipping) ([25,32,42]).
Caption: Figure 2: Following intraprocedural ERBE circumferential probe argon plasma coagulation, hemostasis was achieved.
The CHPS incorporates four separate operating modes: hybrid plasma, argon plasma coagulation, conventional monopolar cut and coagulation, which can be used in a range of subspecialties, such as cardiovascular surgery, endoscopy, ENT, general surgery, gynecology, neurosurgery, orthopedics, plastics, surgical oncology, thoracic surgery and dermatology.
Recanalization can be performed using laser, argon plasma coagulation, balloon dilation, or cryotherapy.
Ablative heat modalities include electrocautery, argon plasma coagulation (APC), and laser therapy.
(8.) Farin G and Grund K E Technology of argon plasma coagulation with particular regard to endoscopic applications.
Other available techniques include multipolar electrocoagulation and argon plasma coagulation. Results from one randomized study of 52 patients suggest that the efficacy of these two techniques is about the same.
Last published as Manual of gastroenterologic procedures in 1993, the fourth edition adds chapters on endoscopic ultrasound, fine needle aspiration biopsy, Stretta, Enteryx injection, and argon plasma coagulation.