anistreplase

noun
an·​i·​strep·​lase | \ ˌan-i-ˈstrep-(ˌ)lās How to pronounce anistreplase (audio) , ˌan-(ˌ)ī-; a-ˈnis-trə-ˌplās How to pronounce anistreplase (audio) \

Medical Definition of anistreplase

: 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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“Anistreplase.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/anistreplase. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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