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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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References in periodicals archive ?
IgA and IgG tissue transglutaminase antibody prevalence and clinical significance in connective tissue diseases, inflammatory bowel disease, and primary biliary cirrhosis.
All patients had tissue transglutaminase IgA and/or IgG antibody positives, and duodenal biopsies were Marsh 1, 2, or 3 according to the modified Marsh classification (6).
"Microbial transglutaminase can glue together proteins, so it's used to improve food texture, palatability and shelf-life," said co-author Aaron Lerner.
Presence of anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies in patients of SLE and ANA and anti dsDNA in about 10-15% patients of celiac disease had made researchers look into the associations between the two diseases but there are only limited number of case reports of concomitant SLE with celiac disease [8].
Rohm, "Cross-linking with microbial transglutaminase: relationship between polymerisation degree and stiffness of acid casein gels," International Dairy Journal, vol.
Johnson, "Distinct nuclear localization and activity of tissue transglutaminase," Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol.
Adamczyk et al., "Transglutaminase 6: A protein associated with central nervous system development and motor function," Amino Acids, vol.
KEYWORDS: Celiac Disease, Gluten free Diet, Chronic Diarrhea, Serum Tissue Transglutaminase antibodies.
Conclusion: IgA anti-tissue transglutaminase antibody ([greater than or equal to]25 U/ml) was found to be highly sensitive test for the detection of celiac disease in children.
The diagnosis is made by microscopic examination of a small intestinal biopsy, although serological testing for antibodies against tissue transglutaminase and deamidated gliadin peptide can be of great advantage.