factor VIII

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Synonyms for factor VIII

a coagulation factor (trade name Hemofil) whose absence is associated with hemophilia A

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Los inhibidores del factor VIII exhiben varios grados de especificidad de especie.
His son Mr Lee Humphreys said his father had contracted hepatitis C from a transfusion of Factor VIII and had not received any compensation for his illness.
The study included 152 patients with hemophilia A (12 years of age or older) who were previously treated with factor VIII therapy either on-demand or for prophylaxis.
The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare granted the drug an orphan drug designation in August 2016 for the prevention and reduction of bleeding episodes in patients with haemophilia A who had developed inhibitors to factor VIII.
7 In our early study we found that out of 36 factor VIII deficient patients, 17 (47.
The patient's corrected cells placed in the implanted Cell Pouch will release factor VIII on a continual basis at a rate that would be expected to significantly reduce disease-associated hemorrhaging and joint damage.
1-3) Underlying disorders are associated with the development of a factor VIII inhibitor in about half of cases, with the most common being autoimmune disorders (12%), malignancy (7-15%), pregnancy or post-partum (10%), drug reactions (3-6%), and dermatological disorders (2-5%).
Only Robert and one other man are alive of the 16 men given the same batch of Factor VIII at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary.
Classic haemophilia is caused by an inherited deficiency of factor VIII or factor IX and tends to present at an early age with bleeding into the joints.
High levels of factor VIII are related to higher risk of cognitive impairment and dementia.
Postpartum-acquired hemophilia A is a rare and potentially severe complication of pregnancy caused by an autoantibody against factor VIII (1).
Among the 273 coagulation factor deficiency patients, factor VIII deficiency was in 121 (44.
Los examenes paraclinicos de ingreso mostraron una prueba de funcion hepatica elevada (AST: 152, ALT: 120), PTT: 41,3 sec (Control: 27,1 sec), PT normal y niveles de factor VIII de 33 %.
Acquired hemophilia A is a rare bleeding disorder due to autoantibodies produced against Factor VIII.
Intragenic polymorphisms of factor VIII and IX genes and their utility in the indirect diagnosis of carriers of Haemophilias A and B.