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Factor VII Deficiency

  • James P. R. BrownEmail author
  • Joanne Douglas
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Abstract

This chapter outlines the pathophysiology, clinical presentation, inheritance, and incidence of factor VII deficiency. The chapter describes the interaction with pregnancy and discusses the medical and anesthetic management of pregnant women with factor VII deficiency, including treatment of acute hemorrhage.

Keywords

Factor VII deficiency Inherited bleeding disorder Inherited coagulopathy 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.UBC Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and TherapeuticsBC Women’s HospitalVancouverCanada
  2. 2.Department of AnesthesiaBC Women’s HospitalVancouverCanada

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