Stuart-Prower factor -->
factor x
medical dictionary

<chemical>

Storage-stable glycoprotein blood coagulation factor that can be activated to factor xa by both the intrinsic and extrinsic pathways. A deficiency of factor x, sometimes called stuart-prower factor deficiency, may lead to a systemic coagulation disorder.

Chemical name: Blood-coagulation factor X

(12 Dec 1998)