By Jessica H. Lewis
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1 through 2. 7 present the abbreviations, units, and names of the tests and the range of normal human results for the animal test results presented in the corresponding tables in Chapters 4-27 and 29. Details of the tests are to be found in the Appendix. 1 General Coagulation Tests Abbreviation Unit Clot T Glass Silicone Clot Retra Clot Lysb SPT Human Animal PT Simp! Hu Br Homolog Br RVV APTT Recal T Lysb Lys MCA Thromb T Bov Thr Hu Thr CHH Atroxin min min 0-4+ OJ+ sec sec sec sec sec sec sec sec OJ+ OJ+ sec sec sec sec Normal human range Test Clotting time Glass (new borosilicate, 13 x 100 mm) Siliconized Clot retraction Clot lysis Serum prothrombin time Human substrate Animal substrate Prothrombin time Simplastin Human brain Animal brain Russell's viper venom Activated partial thromboplastin time Recalcification time Lysis Lysis in I% monochloroacetic acid Thrombin time Bovine thrombin Human thrombin Crotalus horridus horridus venom Bothrops atrox venom a Some 6-12 20-59 3-4+ 0 20+ 10-13 11-15 13-18 24-34c 90-180 0 0 11-18 11-18 11-18 11-18 results are stated, not as degree of clot retraction (0-4+ ), but as number of clots retracted/number observed.
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Comparative Hemostasis in Vertebrates by Jessica H. Lewis