Definition of Coagulation factor

1. Noun. Any of the factors in the blood whose actions are essential for blood coagulation.




Medical Definition of Coagulation factor

1. Group of plasma protein substances (Factor I-XIII) contained in the plasma, which act in concert to bring about blood coagulation. Many of the factors contain EGF like domains. (29 Sep 1997)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coagulation Factor

coagonist
coagonists
coagula
coagulabilities
coagulability
coagulable
coagulant
coagulants
coagulase
coagulases
coagulate
coagulated
coagulates
coagulating
coagulation
coagulation factor (current term)
coagulation factor XI
coagulation necrosis
coagulation profile
coagulation time
coagulation vitamin
coagulations
coagulative
coagulator
coagulators
coagulatory
coagulin
coagulometer
coagulopathy
coagulum

Literary usage of Coagulation factor

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1. Handbook of Severe Disability: A Text for Rehabilitation Counselors, Other edited by Walter C. Stolov, Michael R. Clowers (2000)
"The clinical severity of the disorder depends generally upon tbe degree of deficiency of the specific coagulation factor. The amount of coagulation factor ..."

2. Approved Drug Products with Therapeutic Equivalence Evaluationsedited by Barry Leonard edited by Barry Leonard (1999)
"... TN= Clotrimazole TN= coagulation factor IX (human) TN= AlphaNine Coagulation ... TN= BeneFix coagulation factor IX TN= Mononine Colfosceril palmitate, ..."

3. Digestive Diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact edited by James E. Everhart (1995)
"... von Willebrand's disease 286.5 Hemorrhagic disorder due to circulating anticoagulants 286.7 Acquired coagulation factor deficiency Excludes: vitamin K ..."

4. Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine (1903)
"... Avian spp. comparative study of blood coagulation factor XIII with mammalian species, 158. 68 AV shunt effect of neural control of in dog hindpaw, 157. ..."

5. A Text-book on surgery by John Allan Wyeth (1890)
"Aneurismal varix. theory of A. Schmidt, already cited, that fibrin ferment, the coagulation factor of the blood, is resident in the leucocytes). ..."

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