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Fibrinogen

Descriptions of Fibrinogen

Fibrinogen: A fibrillar protein present in blood plasma; it converts to fibrin during the process of blood clot formation.
Source: Diseases Database

Fibrinogen : plasma glycoprotein clotted by thrombin, composed of a dimer of three non-identical pairs of polypeptide chains (alpha, beta, gamma) held together by disulfide bonds; fibrinogen clotting is a sol-gel change involving complex molecular arrangements.
Source: CRISP

Summary Information: Fibrinogen

Fibrinogen: Fibrinogen is a protein that is the precursor to fibrin. Fibrinogen is produced by the liver and is important to normal blood clotting.

Conditions that can afflict fibrinogen include hypofibrinogenaemia and dysfibrinogenemias.

Closely Related Organs: Fibrinogen

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Fibrinogen

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Fibrinogen

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