Hereditary protein s deficiency with a history of recurrent myocardial infarction.

Abstract

Protein S is a vitamin K-dependent plasma protein that inhibits the process of blood coagulation via activation of protein C, another vitamin K-dependent plasma protein A 58-year-old man with hereditary protein S deficiency had repeated attacks of acute myocardial infarction at age 52 and 58 years.

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@article{Ogasawara2003HereditaryPS, title={Hereditary protein s deficiency with a history of recurrent myocardial infarction.}, author={Nobuyuki Ogasawara and Yoshiyuki Kijima and Shinpei Ike and Yusuke Nakagawa and Takashi Takagi and Takeshi Hata and Etsuji Suehisa and Tomio Kawasaki and Toshiyuki Miyata}, journal={Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society}, year={2003}, volume={67 2}, pages={166-8} }