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
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cry·o·pre·cip·i·tate

n. crioprecipitado, precipitado producido por enfriamiento.
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Plasma freezers are used for safe storage of fresh frozen plasma, red blood cells, and cryoprecipitate and platelet concentrates at a temperature as low as -30C and -40C.
Pathogen-reduced cryoprecipitate continues to be an exciting pipeline opportunity and a product which could have a meaningful impact on improving patient outcomes.
Senator Richard Gordon, who is also PRC chairman, has assured the quick availability of blood supply, especially plasma and cryoprecipitate that are very much needed in complicated cases of dengue.
John, from Kings Heath, recalled being treated with the frozen blood product cryoprecipitate as well as Factor VIII blood-clotting products in the 1970s.
Guidelines for the use of fresh-frozen plasma, cryoprecipitate and cryosupernatant.
Mr Cornes, of Kings Heath, explained how he remembered being treated with the frozen blood product cryoprecipitate as well as Factor VIII bloodclotting products in the 1970s.
[ClickPress, Mon Mar 11 2019] Cryoprecipitate also known as cryoprecipitated antihemophilic factor is an insoluble material that emerges from a solution after frozen plasma is defrosted between 1AC and 6AC.
There may also be platelets, or cryoprecipitate, or other parts of blood that have been separated so they can be more useful, more specialised.
The decision by the transfusion service medical director to trigger the BSTF takes into account (1) whether the product is essential for patient care, (2) if long-term depletion is truly forecast, (3) if multiple services and multiple users are predicted to be affected, (4) if there is no therapeutic alternative (eg, fibrinogen concentrate could be considered a therapeutic alternative to cryoprecipitate; we do not routinely stock fibrinogen concentrate, but have the ability to bring it into inventory if required), and (5) if there is a marked transfusion medicine concern for patient safety.
These are red cells, platelets, plasma and cryoprecipitate. Normally, two or three of these components are produced from a pint of donated whole blood; hence each donation can help save more than one life.
Formalejo, mother of a son with hemophilia and the current president of HAPLOS, most patients can't afford the exorbitant cost of treatment, such as factor concentrates, cryoprecipitate, fresh frozen plasma, cryosupernate and other necessary therapeutic products.