Overview

fibrinolysis


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(fib-ri-nol-i-sis)

the process by which blood clots are removed from the circulation, involving digestion of the insoluble protein fibrin by the enzyme plasmin.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.


Reference entries

See all related reference entries in Oxford Index »


Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.