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Prothrombin

Introduction: Prothrombin

Description of Prothrombin

Prothrombin: A plasma protein that is the inactive precursor of thrombin. It is converted to thrombin by a prothrombin activator complex consisting of factor Xa, factor V, phospholipid, and calcium ions. Deficiency of prothrombin leads to hypoprothrombinemia.
Source: Diseases Database

Prothrombin: plasma protein precursor of thrombin, converted to thrombin by a prothrombin activator complex; deficiency of prothrombin leads to hypoprothrombinemia.
Source: CRISP

Prothrombin: A plasma protein that is the inactive precursor of thrombin. It is converted to thrombin by a prothrombin activator complex consisting of factor Xa, factor V, phospholipid, and calcium ions. Deficiency of prothrombin leads to hypoprothrombinemia.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Source - CRISP

The term Prothrombin can be used for:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Prothrombin

The following list attempts to classify Prothrombin into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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