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Fibrin Degradation

Fibrinogen is activated into fibrin strands which cluster together to form stable net. Prothrombin is activated into thrombin which the formation of fibrin net. Plasminogen is activated into plasminogen which degrade the fibrin net.

Heparin
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Heparin

Antithrombin bind to and inactivate coagulation factors II and X. This process is naturally slow. Heparin binds to antithrombin and enhance this process. Low molecule weight heparin inactivate only factor X. fondaparinux is the shortest molecule.