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The two-character ISO 3166 country code for SLOVAKIA.

SK

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for Sikkim before it merged into India. This was the code used in international transactions to and from bank accounts in Sikkim.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Sikkim. This was used as an international standard for shipping to Sikkim.

In both cases, the code is obsolete.
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When streptokinase is administered for the first time, the medication will go through an antibody clearance which shortens the half-life of the medication to 23 minutes (Drugs.
A fusion recombinant streptokinase has been produced and purified it in a single step affinity chromatography using glutathione as the ligand (13).
Inter-arterial thrombolytic therapy with streptokinase as a thrombolytic agent is an efficient and comparatively safe method for recanalization of occluded vessel in ischemic stroke patients;
Global Utilizations of Streptokinase and Tissue Plasminogen Activator for Occluded Coronary Arturs.
Massive pulmonary embolism during pregnancy treated with streptokinase and complicated by massive haemorrhage --a case report].
4) Streptokinase has been shown to be effective in salvaging clotted blood and bone marrow specimens for flow cytometric immunophenotyping and has been successfully used to treat clotted samples before proceeding with cellular immune assays.
1 ml of streptokinase (100units /ml), or purified latex enzyme (100units/ml) or Papain (100units/ml) overlayed on plasma clot respectively.
Conclusion: Our study showed that use of intrapleural streptokinase in complicated (culture positive and/or loculated) parapneumonic effusion and empyema were an effective treatment when cases were selected precisely, and it did not increase hospital stay and period of drainage compared to the second group.
Spontaneous, massive liver hemorrhage as a complication of thrombolysis with ultra-high dose streptokinase in deep thrombophlebitis].
Its seven yeas of research recently led to the commercial launch of genetically modified recombinant streptokinase, a medicine that dissolves heart-attack causing clots inside blood vessels.