Flashcards in Hemostasis Introduction Part II Deck (8)
____ is the only vitamin K-dependent factor that is not a serine protease.
What is Factor V Leiden?
mutated factor V, keeping it active longer than it should be, resulting in increased risk of thromboembolism
What drug decreases protein C?
What is the key enzyme in fibrinolysis?
What does t-PA do?
it is tissue plasminogen activator
What does protein C do?
inhibits factor Va and VIIIa
What inhibits factor Va and VIIIa?