How to use Blood-plasma in a sentence
In blood plasma there is a specific protein called fibrinogen.
Coagulation, or clotting, is a complex process in which specific proteins found in blood plasma combine with other blood components, including platelets, to form clots and prevent blood loss.
The normal concentration of sodium in human blood plasma is 136-145 mM, while levels over 152 mM can result in seizures and death.
In addition to a deficiency in blood plasma of a protein known as ceruloplasmin, Wilson's disease is characterized by gold or greenish-gold discolorations of the cornea of the eye known as Kayser-Fleischer rings.
However, if skin sensitivity to light is a symptom, a blood plasma test is indicated.Advertisement
Hyperlipidemia-A condition characterized by abnormally high levels of lipids in blood plasma.
If peroxisomal disorders are suspected, blood plasma assays for VLCFAs, phytanic acid, and pipecolic acid are conducted.
Coagulation, or clotting, is a complex process (called the coagulation cascade) that involves 12 coagulation factors (designated by Roman numerals as factors I through XII) found in blood plasma and several other blood components.
Immunoglobulin E (IgE)-A type of protein in blood plasma that acts as an antibody to activate allergic reactions.
They carry lymph, a thin, watery fluid resembling blood plasma and containing white blood cells.Advertisement
Measurements of blood plasma 25-OH-D, blood plasma calcium, and blood plasma parathyroid hormone must also be obtained for the diagnosis of this disease.
The blood-corpuscles are large amoebiform cells, and the blood-plasma is coloured blue by haemocyanin.
A "transudate" is a liquid having a composition resembling that of blood-serum, while the term "exudate" is applied to an effused liquid whose composition approaches that of the blood-plasma in the relationship of its solid and liquid parts, besides in most cases containing numbers of colourless blood-corpuscles.
The Trypanosomes, in the active phase, are of course always free in the blood plasma (interglobular).
The protein in hemp seed is very similar to the protein in human blood plasma.Advertisement
He lives a quiet life in a cabin in Oregon and has sold his own blood plasma to make ends meet.
This enzyme catalyzes the conversion of angiotensin I to angiotensin II in blood plasma and in vascular endothelial tissues and degrades bradykinin.
A " transudate " is a liquid having a composition resembling that of blood-serum, while the term " exudate " is applied to an effused liquid whose composition approaches that of the blood-plasma in the relationship of its solid and liquid parts, besides in most cases containing numbers of colourless blood-corpuscles.
Quinine administered by the mouth or by any other means will soon enter the blood, and will then kill the haematozoon malariae, whether it be free in the blood-plasma, in the leucocytes or in the red blood corpuscles.
Toxins are also injected in order to stimulate the blood plasma to form antitoxins (see Bacteriology).Advertisement
Diagnosis of diabetes is suspected based on symptoms and confirmed by blood tests that measure the level of glucose in blood plasma.