|factor x||medical dictionary|
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)
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