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Factor VIII (Coagulation Factor VIII) Summary

Description: Blood-coagulation 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. It serves as a cofactor in factor X activation and this action is markedly enhanced by small amounts of thrombin.

Also Known As: Coagulation Factor VIII; Blood Coagulation Factor VIII; F VIII-C; Factor VIIIC; Hyate-C Show All >>

Networked: 5450 relevant articles (202 outcomes, 466 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Factor VIII is Relevant

  1. Hemophilia A (Haemophilia) : 120 outcomes 236 studies in 2905 results
  2. Hemorrhage : 59 outcomes 42 studies in 1025 results
  3. von Willebrand Diseases (von Willebrand's Disease) : 12 outcomes 42 studies in 345 results
  4. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 6 outcomes 16 studies in 294 results
  5. Hemophilia B (Haemophilia B) : 3 outcomes 12 studies in 110 results
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Drugs Related to Factor VIII

  1. von Willebrand Factor
  2. Factor IX (PTC)
  3. Antibodies
  4. Deamino Arginine Vasopressin (Desmopressin)
  5. prothrombin complex concentrates (PPSB)
  6. recombinant FVIIa (rFVIIa)
  7. Factor VIIa (Activated Factor VII)
  8. Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan)
  9. human F8 protein
  10. Antigens
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Therapies Related to Factor VIII

  1. Aftercare (After-Treatment)
  2. Liver Transplantation
  3. Intravenous Infusions
  4. Tooth Extraction (Tooth Extractions)
  5. Bone Marrow Transplantation (Transplantation, Bone Marrow)
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