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A mild blood clotting disorder that is hereditary? are there genetic tests both parents can take?

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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Hematology and Oncology 23 years experience
What disorder?: If one has a clotting disorder, and he/she would like to know if it is hereditary or not- he/she would need to complete some work-up. See a hematologist and discuss whether it is necessary that she/he ( not the parents) get the full comprehensive clotting work-up. ( the tests are for the patient and not for the parents. ).

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