Bleeding-time Sentence Examples
Diagnostic features are a normal platelet count with a prolonged bleeding time.
The use of a loading dose of clopidogrel in non-ST segment elevation ACS patients prior to angiography prolongs their bleeding time.
Tests for thrombocytopenia include coagulation tests that may reveal a decreased platelet count and prolonged bleeding time.
Von Willebrand's disease is treated by several methods to reduce bleeding time and to replace factor VIII, which then replaces the von Willebrand factor.
In the complex coagulation process, the absence or inactivity of just one clotting factor can greatly increase bleeding time.Advertisement
Children with type 2 VWD have a prolonged bleeding time and decreased activity of vWF; they may also have decreased amounts of vWF and factor VIII and decreased factor VIII activity.