Is there any role of thrombin activatable fibrinolysis inhibitor in the development of a hypercoagulable state in gastric cancer


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ESER M., KEMENT M., BALIN S., COSKUN C., KEFELI U., Gumus M. , ...More

WORLD JOURNAL OF SURGICAL ONCOLOGY, vol.10, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/1477-7819-10-180
  • Title of Journal : WORLD JOURNAL OF SURGICAL ONCOLOGY

Abstract

Background: The purpose of this study was to investigate plasma levels of thrombin activatable fibrinolysis inhibitor (TAFI) and TAFI's relationship with coagulation markers (prothrombin fragment 1 + 2) in gastric cancer patients.