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  • Test

    Factor II assay

    The factor II assay is a test to measure the activity of factor II. This is a substance that is involved in blood clotting (coagulation).

  • Disease

    Factor II deficiency

    Blood clots (fibrin clots) are the clumps that result when blood coagulates.

    Factor II deficiency is a blood clotting (coagulation) problem that occurs when there is a lack of a substance called prothrombin.

  • Test

    Factor IX assay

    The factor IX assay is a blood test that measures the activity of factor IX. This is one of the substances involved in blood clotting (coagulation).

  • Test

    Factor V assay

    The factor V assay is a blood test to measure the activity of factor V. This is a substances involved in blood clotting (coagulation).

  • Disease

    Factor V deficiency

    Blood clots (fibrin clots) are the clumps that result when blood coagulates.

    Factor V deficiency is a condition that is passed down through families, which affects the ability of the blood to clot.

  • Test

    Factor VII assay

    The factor VII assay is a blood test to measure the activity of factor VII. This is one of the substances involved in blood clotting (coagulation).

  • Disease

    Factor VII deficiency

    Blood clots (fibrin clots) are the clumps that result when blood coagulates.

    Factor VII deficiency is an inherited disorder. A lack of plasma protein factor VII leads to abnormal bleeding.

  • Test

    Factor VIII assay

    The factor VIII assay is a blood test that measures the activity of factor VIII. This is one of the substances involved in blood clotting (coagulation).

  • Test

    Factor X assay

    The factor X assay is a blood test to measure the activity of factor X .This is one of the substances involved in blood clotting (coagulation).

  • Disease

    Factor X deficiency

    Blood clots (fibrin clots) are the clumps that result when blood coagulates.

    Factor X (ten) deficiency is a disorder caused by too little of a protein called factor X in the blood. It leads to problems with normal blood clotting...