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1

____ is the only vitamin K-dependent factor that is not a serine protease.

Protein S

2

What is Factor V Leiden?

mutated factor V, keeping it active longer than it should be, resulting in increased risk of thromboembolism

3

What drug decreases protein C?

Coumadin

4

What is the key enzyme in fibrinolysis?

plasmin

5

What does t-PA do?

it is tissue plasminogen activator

6

What does protein C do?

inhibits factor Va and VIIIa

7

What inhibits factor Va and VIIIa?

protein C

8

What inhibits thrombin?

antithrombin