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What does DIC stand for?

DIC stands for Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

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The snake, caught and killed three hours later, was identified as a Saw-Scale Viper -- the deadliest snake in the UAE characterised with a venom so strong that it causes systematic symptoms including hemorrhage, acute renal failure and disseminated intravascular coagulation.
A The Scientific Subcommittee (SSC) on Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) published a definition of DIC as well as clinical and laboratory criteria for diagnosis in the December 2001 issue of Thrombosis and Haemostasis.