hemostatic

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Related to hemostatic plug: Intrinsic pathway, Coagulation cascade, Clotting cascade
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tending to check bleeding by contracting the tissues or blood vessels

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Hemophilia is characterised by the insufficiency of Factor VIII or IX, proteins that are responsible for the formation of hemostatic plugs that control hemorrhage.