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coagulation factor

n
(Biochemistry) med another name for clotting factor
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Noun1.coagulation factor - any of the factors in the blood whose actions are essential for blood coagulation
plasma protein - any of the proteins in blood plasma
factor I, fibrinogen - a protein present in blood plasma; converts to fibrin when blood clots
factor II, prothrombin - a protein in blood plasma that is the inactive precursor of thrombin
factor III, thrombokinase, thromboplastin - an enzyme liberated from blood platelets that converts prothrombin into thrombin as blood starts to clot
calcium ion, factor IV - ion of calcium; a factor in the clotting of blood
cothromboplastin, factor VII, proconvertin, stable factor - a coagulation factor formed in the kidney under the influence of vitamin K
antihaemophilic factor, antihaemophilic globulin, antihemophilic factor, antihemophilic globulin, factor VIII, Hemofil - a coagulation factor (trade name Hemofil) whose absence is associated with hemophilia A
Christmas factor, factor IX - coagulation factor whose absence is associated with hemophilia B
factor X, prothrombinase - coagulation factor that is converted to an enzyme that converts prothrombin to thrombin in a reaction that depends on calcium ions and other coagulation factors
factor XI, plasma thromboplastin antecedent - coagulation factor whose deficiency results in a hemorrhagic tendency
factor XII, Hageman factor - coagulation factor whose deficiency results in prolongation of clotting time of venous blood
factor XIII, fibrinase - in the clotting of blood thrombin catalyzes factor XIII into its active form (fibrinase) which causes fibrin to form a stable clot
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The Blood Coagulation Factor balance in healthcare organizations was 118,250 IU at the end of 2017.
Acquired coagulation factor V (FV) inhibitors are rare and their presentations varied.
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In the initiation phase, which is the first phase, coagulation starts when the vasculature is injured and subendothelial cells expose tissue factor (TF), which is the key initiator of haemostasis, that binds to coagulation factor VII, leading to its activation to FVIIa.
Objective: To provide a comprehensive literature review on roles of coagulation factor XIII (FXIII) in coagulation, wound healing, neoplasm, bone metabolism, and pregnancy.
Hemoglobin and platelet count were within reference intervals, and coagulation testing showed markedly prolonged clotting times and multiple coagulation factor deficiencies (Table 1).
CSL Behring received approval from the FDA for IDELVION [Coagulation Factor IX (Recombinant), Albumin Fusion Protein], its novel, long-acting albumin fusion protein linking recombinant coagulation factor IX with recombinant albumin for the treatment of hemophilia B.
Biopharmaceutical company Baxalta (NYSE:BXLT) reported on Thursday the receipt of approval for Health Canada's OBIZUR for the treatment of bleeding episodes in patients with acquired hemophilia A caused by autoantibodies to coagulation Factor VIII (FVIII).
There is no drug or diet supplement that can supply the missing coagulation factor in pets with hemophilia.
Conclusion: Coagulation factor deficiencies, with factor VIII deficiency being the commonest are the most frequent bleeding disorders.
The coagulation factor IX precursor contains coagulation factor IXa light chain and heavy chain.
Once in the liver, these cells would form small colonies capable of producing the missing coagulation factor.