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Medical Term:

fibrinokinase

Pronunciation: fi'brin-o-ki'nas

Definition: Name formerly proposed for the enzyme that converts plasminogen to plasmin; subsequently called urokinase, but now termed plasminogen activator.

Synonym(s): fibrinolysokinase

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