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acarboxyprothrombin (PIVKA) Summary

Description: inactive precursor of prothrombin, activated via vitamin K-dependent addition of gamma carboxy groups

Also Known As: PIVKA; DCP (prothrombin); PIVKA (protein induced by vitamin K absence or antagonists ); PIVKA II; PIVKA-II Show All >>

Networked: 423 relevant articles (7 outcomes, 40 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which acarboxyprothrombin is Relevant

  1. Hepatocellular Carcinoma (Hepatoma) : 4 outcomes 20 studies in 207 results
  2. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 163 results
  3. Neoplasm Metastasis (Metastasis) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 37 results
  4. Pain (Aches) : 1 outcome in 1 result
  5. Liver Diseases (Liver Disease) : 9 studies in 28 results
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Drugs Related to acarboxyprothrombin

  1. alpha-Fetoproteins (AFP)
  2. Vitamin K
  3. lentil lectin
  4. Antibodies
  5. P 11 (P-11)
  6. Biological Tumor Markers (Tumor Markers)
  7. Proteins (Proteins, Gene)
  8. Prothrombin (Factor II)
  9. Osteocalcin
  10. Vitamin K 1 (Phylloquinone)
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Therapies Related to acarboxyprothrombin

  1. Aftercare (After-Treatment)
  2. Hepatectomy
  3. Surgical Instruments (Clip)
  4. Liver Transplantation
  5. Perioperative Period
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