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A prothrombin time is ordered by a physician to:
A prothrombin time is ordered by a physician to test how well an anticoagulant drug is working.
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A prothrombin time is ordered by a physician to test how well an anticoagulant drug is working.
Added 156 days ago|3/27/2016 1:41:06 AM
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