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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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The spokesman, who also contracted HIV and Hepatitis C as a result of receiving factor eight, added that although the outcome of the case when it came Britain would not change his or other sufferers' eventual fate, haemophiliacs given the treatment should be adequately compensated for the illnesses which are among the most "stigmatised in the world".
Usually they use factor eight cream but Public Health Minister Melanie Johnson has advised using only factor 15 and above - as well as remaining in the shade between 11am and 3pm.
DESPITE reports to the contrary, there's more chance of Mikael Forssell promoting Amber Solaire factor eight this summer than Steven Gerrard defecting to the sunny climes of Old Trafford.
But Lanzarote has never appealed and as I packed my bikini and factor eight lotion, I was also preparing myself for a week of lager louts, tacky shops and roads littered with beer bottles.
Conceptually, the items that loaded into factor eight did not make sense.
The Cabana Sun factor eight cream was bought from the Poundland store in Hertford Street, in the city centre, two months ago.