Coagulation Disorders Among Potential Blood Donors

Coagulation Disorders Among Potential Blood Donors

Coagulation Disorders – Coagulation is a complex process by which blood forms clots. It is an important part of haemostasis, the cessation of blood loss from damage vessel (www.wikipedia.org). It involves a series of enzymatic reaction involving the proteolytic activation of circulating coagulation factors (zymogen and the activity of co-factors) prothrombin which converts soluble plasma fibrinogen into fibrin which enmeshes the platelet plug forming a stable thrombus to stop bleeding and begining repair of damage vessel. [Read more…]