factor VII


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Noun1.factor VII - a coagulation factor formed in the kidney under the influence of vitamin K
clotting factor, coagulation factor - any of the factors in the blood whose actions are essential for blood coagulation
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Contract awarded for event 2871/2015 recombinant coagulation factor vii assets, dust and settlement 1mg rt for parenteral use (50kui).
However, there are reports of patients who respond poorly to this regimen, for whom the next option would be recombinant factor VII therapy (2, 10).
com explores the mechanism of disease, signs and symptoms, and risk factors, as well as the process for appropriate diagnosis and treatment of congenital hemophilia A and B, acquired hemophilia, congenital factor VII deficiency, congenital factor XIII deficiency, Glanzmann's thrombasthenia and other rare bleeding disorders.
Coagulation Tests Activated Clotting Time (ACT) (1), Activated Protein C Resistance, Activated PTT (APTT), Alpha 2-Antiplasmin, Antithrombin III, Bleeding Time, D-Dimer, Factor II, Factor V, Factor V Leiden, Factor VII, Factor VIII, Factor IX, Factor Ixa, Factor X (Stuart Factor), Factor Xa, Factor XI, Factor XII, Factor XIII, Fibrin Degradation Products, Fibrinogen, Fletcher Factor/Pre-Kallikrein Factor Activation, Heparin/Anti-Factor Xa, Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia, Plasmin, Plasminogen, Plasminogen Activator Inhib.
com)-- As a vitamin K-dependent glycoprotein, Factor VII is initially produced in the liver and is used to find elevated levels of Factor VII.
Somerville, NJ), absorbable gelatin sponge (Gelfoam; Pfizer, New York, NY), gelatin and thrombin matrix (Floseal; Baxter Healthcare Corporation, Hayward, CA), and thrombin and fibrinogen (Tisseel; Baxter Healthcare Corporation, Hayward, CA); systemic agents, such as recombinant activated Factor VII (Novoseven; Novo Nordisk Inc.
In 9 interventional procedures (dental extraction: 2, ophthalmic operation: 2, circumscision: 5), hemostasis was provided by single or combined use of thrombocyte transfusion, tranexamic acid, recombinant activated factor VII (rVIIa) and fibrin glue.
The increased INR values with Neoplastin R during unstable anticoagulation, such as in the initial phase of oral anticoagulation treatment, could be explained by fluctuations in coagulation factor VII (FVII) concentrations owing to the low half-life of FVII.
The results of factor VII activity level measurements performed on 68 of the total 72 specimens are plotted in Figure 2.
Experiments with blood plasma reveal that the gel kicks into gear a blood-clotting protein known as factor VII, a key player in the cascade of events leading to coagulation, said biomedical engineer Brendan Casey of the University of Maryland in College Park.
Recombinant activated factor VII, made from cloned baby hamster kidney cells (Welsby, Monroe, Lawson, & Hoffinan, 2005), is variously referred to in the literature as factor VII, rFVIIa, rFVII, FVIIa, or activated factor VII.