Which conditions are included in the differential diagnoses of pediatric factor VII deficiency?

Updated: Jun 22, 2021
  • Author: Helge Dirk Hartung, MD; Chief Editor: Hassan M Yaish, MD  more...
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Acquired factor VII (FVII) deficiency due to vitamin K deficiency, vitamin K antagonist therapy, or liver disease: In these situations, reduced factor VII levels are associated with reduced levels of other vitamin K–dependent factors. Acquired factor VII deficiency is far more common than inherited deficiency.

Other congenital coagulation factor deficiencies


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