coagulation factor

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Because the treatment seemed safe, Alkahest now wants to launch another trial that will use just the fraction of the blood plasma that contains growth factors, but not coagulation factors and other components that may do more harm than good. Jocelyn Kaiser, Science | AAAS, "Blood from young people does little to reverse Alzheimer’s in first test," 1 Nov. 2017

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1887, in the meaning defined above

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coagulation factor

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Medical Definition of coagulation factor 

: clotting factor Acquired deficiency of vitamin K-dependent coagulation factors has been reported in some patients after abdominal surgery who were not eating and were concomitantly treated with antibiotics. —Kenji Niiya et al., The Journal of the American Medical Association, 12 Aug. 1983

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