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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: strep'to-ki'nas strep'to-dor'nas


A purified mixture containing streptokinase, streptodornase, and other proteolytic enzymes; used by topical application or by injection into body cavities to remove clotted blood and fibrinous and purulent accumulations of exudate; thus, used in the removal of clots.

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