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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Bleeding disorder: Classical hemophilia, also called hemophilia a, is a bleeding disorder due to deficiency of clotting factor viii and affects boys almost exclusively. ... Read More

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
See doctor: It is not a do-it-yourself issue.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anna-Kaisa Niemi
15 years experience in Clinical Genetics
X-linked vs. others: Hemophilia and color blindness are inherited through x-chromosome. This means that females (who have two x chromosomes, which makes them females) are ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
42 years experience in Cardiology
Genetics: You have possibly carrier gene . Double recessive gene will express that is disease hemophelia .It was common in the royal family due to in breeding ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Queen Victoria: She was a new mutation, on the evidence. One of her X-chromosomes when transmitted to her male descendants resulted in their getting the disease. It w ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience in Rheumatology
Many sites: Try web MD, google thetopics and you will find a lot of sites. You can also ask your physician about options
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joan Giordano
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Increased risk : The tendency to autoimmunity definitely runs in families. This is genetic, not due to lifestyle, so prevention isn't really possible. These conditions ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
53 years experience in Neurosurgery
Yes: If you can find it, so can they!
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leto Quarles
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Natl Lib of Medicine: http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/mitochondrial-encephalomyopathy-lactic-acidosis-and-stroke-like-episodes is a good introductory page with links to a ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
No: True aplastic anemia is a sporadic autoimmune disease. With the new wonders of biotechnology, don't be surprised if it becomes fairly easy to manage s ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lance Stein
Specializes in Hepatology
Yes: The answer will generally be yes and the liver will not be affected by wilson's disease but the identified donor will undergo a full battery of tests ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Roosth
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
8-10%: The prevelance of sickle cell trait in african americans is thouight to be about 8 to 10 percent. It may be as high as 25 to 30 percent in certain pa ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Binu Nair
Dr. Binu Nair answered
18 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Familial: You get half gene from your mother and rest from your father.If you only got one from one of then you do not have full disease, just trait.
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A female asked:
Dr. Aniket Saha
13 years experience in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Depends: The polycythemia may be affected depending on the underlying cause of it. The Von willebrand should not be an issue.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience in Pediatrics
Still guarded unless: Many states implemented routine screening of scid (severe combined immunodeficiency disease) in newborn period recent years. Early detection and bone ... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Holzman
46 years experience in Mammography, Breast Ultrasound
See below. : Try calling your local medical society, or a local university medical center.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Veeraish Chauhan
13 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Suggestions: Diabetes is the most common reason for development of kidney disease and for why people need dialysis. I would suggest these links: http://nkdep.Ni ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
34 years experience in Pediatrics
Spelling??: Gaucher's disease is the same as gaucher's syndrome. I don't know a gaucers sydnrome so I assume that is a spelling mistake.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
See details: The long term survival rate is fairly high and is a result of newer therapies such as rituxan (rituximab).
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Fifth's Disease: Fifth's disease is an viral illness caused by parvo virus b 19. Normally it is a harmless viral illness affecting children primarily. If a pregnant wo ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Leibowitz
27 years experience in Internal Medicine
Could be bad: Wilson's disease leads to copper accumulation in the body - brain/liver/eyes and elsewhere - what it does to the liver? Well - imagine if you stuff y ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
15 years experience in Internal Medicine
Everything: Dic is a life threatening condition where you get clots in your circulation, usually triggered by massive inflammation from some underlying illness. T ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Abnormal hemoglobin: Methhemoglobin is an abnormal form of hemoglobin, usually due to oxidative damage. Some inherited forms of hemoglobins are more susceptible to such d ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Holmes
33 years experience in Child Psychiatry
Yes: We know that many psychiatric problems have an increased genetic risk. However, this is not guaranteed to occur. Even though the risk is increased for ... Read More

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