cothromboplastin


cothromboplastin
noun
a coagulation factor formed in the kidney under the influence of vitamin K
Hypernyms: ↑coagulation factor, ↑clotting factor

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  • cothromboplastin — co·throm·bo·plas·tin (.)kō .thräm bō plas tən n FACTOR VII * * * co·throm·bo·plas·tin (ko throm″bo plasґtin) factor VII; see under coagulation factors, at factor …   Medical dictionary

  • factor — 1. One of the contributing causes in any action. 2. One of the components that by multiplication makes up a number or expression. 3. SYN: gene. 4. A vitamin or other essential element. 5. An event, characteristic, or other definable entity that …   Medical dictionary

  • factor VII — sev ən, seb əm n a clotting factor in normal blood that is formed in the kidney under the influence of vitamin K and may be deficient due to a hereditary disorder or to a vitamin K deficiency called also autoprothrombin I, cothromboplastin,… …   Medical dictionary

  • clotting factor — noun any of the factors in the blood whose actions are essential for blood coagulation • Syn: ↑coagulation factor • Hypernyms: ↑plasma protein • Hyponyms: ↑fibrinogen, ↑factor I, ↑prothrombin, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • coagulation factor — noun any of the factors in the blood whose actions are essential for blood coagulation • Syn: ↑clotting factor • Hypernyms: ↑plasma protein • Hyponyms: ↑fibrinogen, ↑factor I, ↑prothrombin, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • factor VII — noun a coagulation factor formed in the kidney under the influence of vitamin K • Syn: ↑proconvertin, ↑cothromboplastin, ↑stable factor • Hypernyms: ↑coagulation factor, ↑clotting factor …   Useful english dictionary

  • proconvertin — noun a coagulation factor formed in the kidney under the influence of vitamin K • Syn: ↑cothromboplastin, ↑stable factor, ↑factor VII • Hypernyms: ↑coagulation factor, ↑clotting factor * * * proconvertin see pr …   Useful english dictionary

  • stable factor — noun a coagulation factor formed in the kidney under the influence of vitamin K • Syn: ↑proconvertin, ↑cothromboplastin, ↑factor VII • Hypernyms: ↑coagulation factor, ↑clotting factor …   Useful english dictionary


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