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noun an·i·strep·lase \ˌan-i-ˈstrep-(ˌ)lās, ˌan-(ˌ)ī-; a-ˈnis-trə-ˌplās\

Medical Definition of anistreplase

  1. :  a thrombolytic complex of plasminogen and streptokinase used especially to treat heart attack and to lyse thrombi in coronary arteries—called also APSAC

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