antihemophilic

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antihemophilic

 [an″te-, an″ti-he″mo-fil´ik]
1. effective against the bleeding tendency in hemophilia.
2. an agent that has this effect.

antihemophilic

/an·ti·he·mo·phil·ic/ (-he″mo-fil´ik) counteracting hemophilia, or an agent that so acts.

an·ti·he·mo·phil·ic

(an'tē-hē-mō-fil'ik)
Correcting or counteracting the hemorrhagic tendency in hemophilia.
Synonym(s): antihaemophilic.
[anti- + hemophilic]

antihemophilic

1. effective against the bleeding tendency in hemophilia.
2. an agent that counteracts the bleeding tendency in hemophilia.

antihemophilic factor (AHF) A
one of the clotting factors, deficiency of which causes von willebrand's disease and hemophilia A. Called also factor VIII and antihemophilic globulin.
antihemophilic factor B
clotting factor IX.
antihemophilic factor C
clotting factor XI.
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Most blood for transfusion is collected as whole blood (WB), or venous blood with an added preservative, and then separated by centrifugation into different components, such as red blood cells, plasma, cryoprecipitated antihaemophilic factor (AHF), and platelets.
High-potency antihaemophilic factor concentrate prepared from cryoglobulin precipitate.
Preliminary study data presented at the XIX Congress of the International Society for Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) further add to the body of data evaluating the safety and efficacy of the Antihaemophilic Factor (Recombinant), Plasma/Albumin-Free Method (rAHF-PFM), in stopping bleeding episodes in patients with haemophilia A.
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Within a decade, additional advances in recombinant technology and innovations by Bayer BP resulted in the first second-generation recombinant factor VIII product, Kogenate(R) FS/KOGENATE(R) Bayer, Antihaemophilic Factor (Recombinant) Formulated with Sucrose.