Definition of Fibrinase
1. Noun. In the clotting of blood thrombin catalyzes factor XIII into its active form (fibrinase) which causes fibrin to form a stable clot.
Medical Definition of Fibrinase
1. 1. Former term for factor XIII. Synonym: plasmin. (05 Mar 2000)
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Literary usage of Fibrinase
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1. International Medical and Surgical Surveyby American Institute of Medicine by American Institute of Medicine (1922)
"... (including lab-ferment and fibrinase). Pasteur's theory has survived all attack, but living ferments are not directly' essential; the process is enzymic ..."