factor XII

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Noun1.factor XII - coagulation factor whose deficiency results in prolongation of clotting time of venous blood
clotting factor, coagulation factor - any of the factors in the blood whose actions are essential for blood coagulation
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Other coagulation abnormalities, such as impaired fibrinolytic activity, factor XII deficiency and reduced activated partial thromboplastin time have also been reported to be associated with RM, but the corresponding epidemiological data are limited (9).
Myocardial infarction with normal coronary arteries and factor XII deficiency. Br Heart J.