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  1. plasma thromboplastin antecedent, factor XI(noun)

    coagulation factor whose deficiency results in a hemorrhagic tendency

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  1. Factor XI

    Factor XI or plasma thromboplastin antecedent is the zymogen form of factor XIa, one of the enzymes of the coagulation cascade. Like many other coagulation factors, it is a serine protease. In humans, Factor XI is encoded by the F11 gene.

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  1. Factor XI

    Stable blood coagulation factor involved in the intrinsic pathway. The activated form XIa activates factor IX to IXa. Deficiency of factor XI is often called hemophilia C.

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