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10 Ways to Stop Nose Bleed

How to Stop a Nosebleed Most nosebleeds that occur in the anterior or frontal aspect of the nose only involve one nostril and not as severe as the posterior type. With the posterior type of nose bleed, blood may sometimes drain back into the throat, causing potential distress. Anterior nose bleeds may be treated at home; … Continue reading “10 Ways to Stop Nose Bleed”

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10 Essentials About Plasmin

Blood clots can occur under many different circumstances and in many different locations. Blood clotting, or also know as coagulation, is a process that prevents bleeding when a blood vessel is injured. Blood clots that forms due to an injury or cut are beneficial, stopping potentially unsafe bleeding or excessive blood loss. The ability of the … Continue reading “10 Essentials About Plasmin”

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10 Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC) Facts

Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC) 1. Causes/Risk factors. Before we proceed to the causes and risk factors, let us define what is DIC. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (abbreviated as DIC), is an acquired hematological disorder characterized by the abnormal clotting of blood where fibrin formation causes micro vascular thrombi in selected organs. This disorder is known to influence the … Continue reading “10 Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC) Facts”