factor VII deficiency


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factor VII deficiency

Molecular medicine A coagulopathy which may be either inherited–AR due to a mutation resulting in a defect in factor VII, or acquired either due to a vitamin K deficiency, appearing in the neonatal period or due to an excess of factor VII in some Pts with thromboembolism Clinical Epistaxis, mucosal hemorrhage. See Factor X.
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Some patients with Factor VII deficiency have developed resistance (antibodies) to Factor VII after treatment with NovoSeven RT.
NovoSeven(R) was first introduced in 1999, and is currently indicated for use in treatment of bleeding episodes in hemophilia A or B patients with inhibitors to Factor VIII or Factor IX and for treatment of bleeding episodes in patients with congenital Factor VII deficiency.
com explores the mechanism of disease, signs and symptoms, and risk factors, as well as the process for appropriate diagnosis and treatment of congenital hemophilia A and B, acquired hemophilia, congenital factor VII deficiency, congenital factor XIII deficiency, Glanzmann's thrombasthenia and other rare bleeding disorders.
AV513 may be useful in other bleeding disorders including Factor VII deficiency and severe von Willebrand's.