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What is leiden factor v?

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Dr. Jason Black
Internal Medicine

In brief: Clotting abnormality

Factor v leiden is a genetic mutation in one of the blood's clotting proteins.
People with this mutation are at higher risk of forming blood clots.

In brief: Clotting abnormality

Factor v leiden is a genetic mutation in one of the blood's clotting proteins.
People with this mutation are at higher risk of forming blood clots.
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