- capillary fragility test
- capillary resistance test tourniquet t. (def. 1).
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
test — 1. To prove; to try a substance; to determine the chemical nature of a substance by means of reagents. 2. A method of examination, as to determine the presence or absence of a definite disease or of some substance in any of the fluids, tissues,… … Medical dictionary
Tourniquet test — For Tourniquet, see that article A tourniquet test (also known as a Rumpel Leede Capillary Fragility Test or simply a capillary fragility test) determines capillary fragility. It is a clinical diagnostic method to determine a patient s… … Wikipedia
tourniquet test — 1. (for capillary fragility) pressure is applied midway between diastole and systole for 5 minutes by a manometer cuff; the cuff is released and petechiae are counted in an area 2.5 cm in diameter, on the inner aspect of the forearm. A number… … Medical dictionary
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