- blood clotting factor
- clotting factor
- coagulation factors
- Endogenous substances, usually proteins, that are involved in the blood coagulation process.
Definition from: MeSH via Unified Medical Language System at the National Library of Medicine
- Factors in the blood that are essential for blood coagulation. The absence or mutation of these factors can lead to hemophilia and blood clotting disorders.
Definition from: NCI Thesaurus via Unified Medical Language System at the National Library of Medicine
See also Understanding Medical Terminology.