Coagulation

Coagulation laboratory tests

Factor VII assay



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Jeremy C. Parsons, M.D.
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Definition / general
  • Usually a one stage, prothrombin based assay
  • Results distorted by cold activation of factor VII, by variable sensitivity of thromboplastins to activity of factor VII vs. VIIa
  • Can also use a chromogenic assay
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