Skip to Content
Medical Term:

dicumarol resistance

 

Definition: an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by resistance to dicumarol, over and above general variability in tolerance to the drug; caused by mutation in the coumarin 7-hydroxylase gene (CYP2A6) on chromosome 19p.

© Copyright 2016 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.
Hide