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surname of the patient in whom the defect was first noted.
Fletcher defect - slow contact activation in coagulation of the blood.
Fletcher factor - factor found in coagulation studies, revealing a slow contact activation but not associated with bleeding abnormalities. Synonym(s): prekallikrein
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The other group including Joseph Fletcher, John O Brien, Hannah Rees, Yasmin Barkley, Isobel Ashman and Gwen James gave a dramatic presentation of Nina Bawden's Carrie's War.
David Carr, Tom Fletcher, John Fenton and Neil Best went in and Fenton goaled twice Ormskirk had to settle for an Andy Wilson try.
Playwrights considered are Samuel Daniel, John Fletcher, John Ford, Thomas Heywood, John Lyly, Philip Massinger, John Webster, Ben Johnson, and William Shakespeare.
Players like Carl Fletcher, John Oster and the rest have shown they can play at this level and it gives me plenty of scope for the future.'
Director, Kevin McMahon; camera, Mark Willis; editor, Michael McMahon; sound, Robert Fletcher, John J.
Philaster Phylaster(in full Philaster, or Love Lies A-Bleeding) Romantic tragicomedy by Beaumont, Francis and Fletcher, John, produced about 1608-10.
Team Glic members are: Olivia Andreasen, Alex Bramley, Emily Cochran, Sorcha Corrigan, Abi Fletcher, John McKay and Luke McKay.
Ferguson pointed at Ryan Giggs, Gary Neville, Paul Scholes, Darren Fletcher, John O'Shea, Wes Brown and Danny Welbeck as proof of his superior record in that department.
rguson, who points to Ryan , Gary Neville, Paul Scholes, n Fletcher, John O'Shea, Wes "They had developed players, which is not the same thing.
So it was this week for Sir John Hall and members of his Magpie Group including Freddie Fletcher, John Waugh, Malcolm Dix, Peter Ratcliffe, Alan Rooney, Trevor Scott, comedian Bobby Pattinson and my good self.