What is Blood clotting? Factors of clotting?
Blood Cotting :
Coagulation or clotting is the process in which blood looses its fluidity and
becomes a jelly like mass in a few minutes after it is shed.
Coagulation process of blood begins almost instantly after an injury to the blood vessel has damaged the endothelium lining the blood vessel. There are number of blood clotting factors responsible for blood coagulation which is given below.
Factors of Blood coagulation
In human body total number of blood clotting factor is 13..
Plasma Thrombo-Plastin antecedent
Fibrin Stabilizing Factor
If you are a medical student and want to remember the name of these factors for lifetime then the trick given below will work exactly for you. Formula os designed by picking first letter of Every factots so this became very easy to understand and remember.
So here is the trick for remember all factors of blood coagulation.
Factor No. Factor Name tricks Source
I Fibrinogen Faltu Liver
II Prothrombin Firta Liver
III Thrombo- Thakur Tissue
IV Calcium ions ka Plasma
V Labile factor Lab Liver,
VII Stable Factor Staff Liver
VIII Anti- Aunty Liver,
Hemophilic Hui Lungs
IX Christmas Christmas Liver
X Stuart Start Liver
XI Plasma Thrombo- Pretty Liver
XII Hageman Factor Hui Liver
XIII Fibrin Fir Liver,
Stabilizing Stable Bone-
So that was all about blood clotting. Hope you like this. Thanks for reading.