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How might Eliquis blood thinner affect a patient with a

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How might Eliquis blood thinner affect a patient with a coagulation time 14.5? What is the range of coagulation times for normal healthy blood?
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 months ago.

Hi there.
Thank you for your question.
I am Dr. SH and will be helping you out with your concerns today.

Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 months ago.

There are two main kinds of coagulation times one is PT one is APTT, can you please let me know what kind of test are you talking about?

Please let me know.

Kindest regards

Customer: replied 2 months ago.

The test was PT. The reading was 14.5 seconds

Customer: replied 2 months ago.

The test PT

Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 months ago.

It is slightly higher. This does not mean anything serious. The normal range is 11 to 14.

Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 months ago.

Sorry for the late response as I was away.

Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 months ago.

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