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Vitamin K Deficiency

A nutritional condition produced by a deficiency of VITAMIN K in the diet, characterized by an increased tendency to hemorrhage (HEMORRHAGIC DISORDERS). Such bleeding episodes may be particularly severe in newborn infants. (From Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 19th ed, p1182)
Also Known As:
Deficiency, Vitamin K; Deficiencies, Vitamin K; Vitamin K Deficiencies
Networked: 464 relevant articles (10 outcomes, 28 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Liver Diseases (Liver Disease)
2. Cystic Fibrosis (Mucoviscidosis)
3. Neoplasms (Cancer)
4. Osteoporosis
5. Intracranial Hemorrhages (Intracranial Hemorrhage)

Experts

1. Booth, Sarah L: 8 articles (01/2015 - 08/2003)
2. Sato, Yoshihiro: 7 articles (01/2014 - 01/2002)
3. Vermeer, Cees: 6 articles (02/2015 - 02/2011)
4. Iwamoto, Jun: 6 articles (01/2014 - 10/2003)
5. Holden, Rachel M: 5 articles (01/2015 - 04/2010)
6. Takeda, Tsuyoshi: 5 articles (01/2011 - 10/2003)
7. Shearer, Martin J: 5 articles (03/2010 - 03/2005)
8. Floege, Jürgen: 4 articles (09/2014 - 02/2011)
9. Schlieper, Georg: 4 articles (09/2014 - 02/2011)
10. Westenfeld, Ralf: 4 articles (09/2014 - 02/2009)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Vitamin K Deficiency:
1. Vitamin KFDA Link
2. Vitamin K 1 (Phylloquinone)FDA LinkGeneric
3. Vitamin K 3 (Menadione)FDA Link
4. Prothrombin (Factor II)IBA
5. Warfarin (Coumadin)FDA LinkGeneric
6. SodiumIBA
7. Factor V (Coagulation Factor V)IBA
8. VitaminsIBA
9. Vitamin K 2 (Vitamin K2)IBA
10. acarboxyprothrombin (PIVKA)IBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Injections
2. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis)
3. Oral Administration
4. Bone Marrow Transplantation (Transplantation, Bone Marrow)
5. Palliative Care (Palliative Medicine)