Factor VII hyperactivity in the elderly.


To investigate the age-related increase in coagulation factor VII (FVII) and its significance in the elderly, we measured FVII coagulation activity (FVIIc), FVII antigen (FVIIag), and D-dimer levels in 150 normal subjects ranging in age from 60 to 98 years. We also measured blood lipid fractions and serum cholinesterase activity (ChE), as an indicator of… (More)


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@article{Kario1991FactorVH, title={Factor VII hyperactivity in the elderly.}, author={Kazuomi Kario and T. Matsuo and Kentaro Nakao}, journal={Thrombosis and haemostasis}, year={1991}, volume={65 1}, pages={25-7} }