Factor X Deficiency

  • James P.  R. BrownEmail author
  • Joanne Douglas


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


Factor X deficiency Stuart-Prower 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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