factor VII


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factor VII

[′fak·tər ′se·vən]
(biochemistry)
A procoagulant, related to prothrombin, that is involved in the formation of a prothrombin-converting principle which transforms prothrombin to thrombin. Also known as stable factor.
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Australia is well represented in the text by an excellent paper on recombinant factor VII by Dr Neville Gibbs from Perth.
A dose of 90 [micro]kg/kg is licensed in the treatment of bleeding in patients with haemophilia with inhibitors to factors VIII or IX, congenital factor VII deficiency and Glanzmann's thrombasthenia refractory to platelet transfusion.
Polymorphisms of the factor VII gene and circulating FVII:C levels in relation to acute cerebrovascular disease and poststroke mortality.
Recombinant activated factor VII for the treatment of life-threatening hemorrhage.
activated prothrombin complex concentrate (aPCC) or recombinant activated factor VII (FVIIa), are shown to be safe and efficacious.
Recombinant activated factor VII (rFVIIa, NovoSeven) is a systemic prothrombotic agent approved for use in the setting of hemophilia A or B and inhibitors to factor VIII or factor IX,5 but now has been increasingly used in the management of off-label indications involving uncontrolled hemorrhage and various surgical scenarios, including excessive intraoperative and postoperative bleeding.
8) Factor VII had the shortest median terminal half-life as well as the lowest percentage increase in levels at 5 minutes.
First-line therapy for hemostasis is recombinant activated factor VII or activated prothrombin complex, which bypasses the factor VIII inhibitor in the coagulation cascade.
can be used in the quantification of Factor VI, Factor VII, Factor VII, Factor IX, and Factor XI antigen levels.
Patient was told to carry a medical card with his information stating patient's diagnosis and that he may need factor VII replacement prior to major surgical procedures.
La segunda sesion segun protocolo establecido se administra factor VII activado recombinante y acido tranexamico via oral, anestesia troncular a nivel de nervios mentoneros bilaterales raspaje y alisado radicular a campo cerrado en arco inferior, a nivel del arco superior se realizaron las exodoncias de 24 y 25 previa anestesia infiltrativa en el sitio con el mismo manejo de la primera sesion