antihemophilic globulin

noun
a coagulation factor (trade name Hemofil) whose absence is associated with hemophilia A
Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Hemofil)
Hypernyms: ↑coagulation factor, ↑clotting factor

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antihemophilic globulin,
= antihemophilic factor. (Cf.antihemophilic factor) Abbr: AHG (no periods).

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