Definition of Factor vii

1. Noun. A coagulation factor formed in the kidney under the influence of vitamin K.

Medical Definition of Factor vii

1. Heat- and storage-stable plasma protein that is activated by tissue thromboplastin to form factor viia in the extrinsic pathway of blood coagulation. The activated form then catalyses the activation of factor x to factor xa. Chemical name: Blood-coagulation factor VII (12 Dec 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Factor Vii

factor in
factor ix
factor ix deficiency
factor ixa
factor of production
factor of proportionality
factor of safety
factor out
factor space
factor spaces
factor v
factor va
factor vii (current term)
factor viia
factor viiia
factor x
factor x deficiency
factor xa
factor xi
factor xi deficiency
factor xia

Literary usage of Factor vii

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Handbook of Severe Disability: A Text for Rehabilitation Counselors, Other edited by Walter C. Stolov, Michael R. Clowers (2000)
"... or other rare coagulation factor deficiencies, namely factor VII, factor X, or factor XI deficiency. Etiology Even before the laws of Mendelian genetics ..."

2. New Visions for Canadian Business: Strategies for Competing in the Global by Alan M. Rugman, Joseph R. DCruz (1990)
"Factor VII: Natural Endowment measures the resource base with which the country has been endowed. However, in the manner in which it is measured in this ..."

3. The American Cyclopædia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by Charles Anderson Dana (1878)
"Del credere commission : see FACTOR, VII. 55, 1 c. Delegations, of the Papal States, X. 318, 2 b. Delenda est Carthago : see CATO, IV. 123, 1 c. ..."

4. New Compacts For Canadian Competitivenessby Joseph R. D'Cruz by Joseph R. D'Cruz (1992)
"It should be noted that Canadian managers were rated highly in the ability to use information technology. Factor VII: Science and Technology measures the ..."

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