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factor VIII

Antihemophilic factor that is part of the factor VIII/von Willebrand factor complex. Factor VIII is produced in the liver and acts in the intrinsic pathway of blood coagulation.
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  • blood coagulation factor VIII
  • blood coagulation factor 8
  • thromboplastinogen
  • coagulation factor VIII
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