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Effect of Contraceptive Hormone Preparations on Plasma Fibrinolytic Activity

  • Pieter Brakman

Abstract

The variety of metabolic processes discussed at this conference indicates the growing interest in the effects of gonadal hormones on the organism. The introduction of progestational hormones with estrogen as oral contraceptives and the widespread use of these drugs has provided the biologist with almost unlimited material for study. Simultaneously, the unwanted side effects make the secondary effects of these hormones of importance to the clinician.

Keywords

Oral Contraceptive Fibrinolytic Activity Fibrinolytic System Gonadal Hormone Fibrinogen Concentration 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pieter Brakman
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for Medical ResearchThe James F. Mitchell FoundationUSA

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