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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.

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