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Prothrombin Time MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Prothrombin Time
Tree Number(s)
E01.370.225.625.115.610
E05.200.625.115.610
G09.188.680
Unique ID
D011517
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011517
Scope Note
Clotting time of PLASMA recalcified in the presence of excess TISSUE THROMBOPLASTIN. Factors measured are FIBRINOGEN; PROTHROMBIN; FACTOR V; FACTOR VII; and FACTOR X. It is used for monitoring anticoagulant therapy with COUMARINS.
Entry Term(s)
Quick Test
Russell Viper Venom Time
Russell's Viper Venom Time
Russells Viper Venom Time
Thrombotest
NLM Classification #
QY 410
See Also
Blood Coagulation
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2011/06/24
Prothrombin Time Preferred
Russell's Viper Venom Time Related
Thrombotest Related
Quick Test Related
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