Medical Definition of Factor H

1. Former designation for biotin, vitamin B12 analogue or precursor, a glycoprotein that regulates the activity of complement factor C3b; a deficiency results in the lack of inhibition of the alternative haemolytic pathway leading to continuous activation and consumption of factor C3 (haemolytic uraemic syndrome). (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Factor H

factitively
factive
factiveness
factivity
factless
factoid
factoidal
factoids
factor
factor 3
factor A
factor B
factor D
factor E
factor Gm
factor H (current term)
factor III
factor IIa
factor IV
factor Inv
factor P
factor V1a
factor X for Haemophilus
factor analyse
factor analysis
factor analytic

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