Definition of Deficiency, protein C
Deficiency, protein C: Protein C is a protein in plasma that enters into the cascade of biochemical events leading to the formation of a clot. Deficiency of protein C results in thrombotic (clotting) disease.Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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