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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fibrinogen

Fibrinogen (factor I) is a glycoprotein in vertebrates that helps in the formation of blood clots. ... It may be elevated in any form of inflammation, as it is an acute- phase protein; for example, it is especially apparent in human gingival tissue during ...

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Apr 10, 2014 ... High fibrinogen levels have also been associated with coronary heart disease ... Certain drugs may cause decreased levels, including anabolic ...

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There are clearly a number of mechanisms by which higher levels of fibrinogen could cause thrombosis, including increased blood viscosity, increased fiber ...

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Fibrinogen can also cause acute blood clot formation that may block a ... In 2001, we reported on studies indicating that high levels of fibrinogen are also a ...

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But too much fibrinogen can cause you to form clots inside blood vessels. These clots ... High fibrinogen values may also be associated with: Infections and ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/2085501-overview

Feb 12, 2014 ... Fibrinogen is a soluble protein in the plasma that is broken down to fibrin by the enzyme thrombin to form clots. The reference range for the different fibrinogen tests are as follows: Fibrinogen ... Drugs & Diseases > Laboratory Medicine ... that elevated fibrinogen levels can be seen the following conditions:.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9555868

Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 1998 Apr;18(4):621-5. Elevated plasma fibrinogen : cause or consequence of cardiovascular disease? van der Bom JG(1), ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12508260

High plasma fibrinogen level is associated with poor clinical outcome in DIC ... Infection/complications; Infection/mortality*; Interleukin-1/blood; Interleukin-6/ ...

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Jan 4, 2016 ... Low fibrinogen levels can also cause thrombosis due to an increase in ... People with clotting disorders can have an increased risk of heart ...