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What does URK stand for?

URK stands for Urokinase

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Samples in periodicals archive:

NICE, FRANCE -- Adding AngioJet percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy to catheter-directed urokinase thrombolysis can shorten treatment time and reduce lytic doses by close to half, Dr.
With the advent of thrombolytic agents such as urokinase and recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (tPA), a series of promising experimental and clinical studies began to demonstrate the therapeutic benefit of intraventricular administration of fibrinolytic agents for the treatment of IVH.
``He has trouble seeing to one side and he walks with a cane, but he's a rancher, and he's back doing what ranchers do,'' eight months after the drug urokinase was administered to dissolve the clot and restore healthy blood flow to the brain, Clark said.