factor VIII

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factor VIII

[′fak·tər ′āt]
(biochemistry)
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Mild hemophilia A caused by increased rate of factor VIII A2 subunit dissociation: evidence for nonproteolytic inactivation of factor VIIIa in vivo.
The cause of Hypercoagulability in chronic liver disease is the reduced level of protein C and increased level of factor VIIIa. This study aimed to measure the levels of protein C in chronic liver disease patients.
Immunohistochemistry is positive for vimentin, desmin, actin, CD 34 and Factor VIIIa. Estrogen and progesterone receptors may be positive.4 On haematoxylin and eosin staining, vessels of varying caliber scattered haphazardly through the parenchyma with few mitotic figures is considered a hallmark of AAM.