A 38-year-old member asked:
how can i treat leiden factor v?
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Specializes in Internal Medicine
Pls. clarify: Do you mean factor v deficiency? Someone with this deficiency and had blood clots would likely be prescribed a blood thinner for lifetime. If there is a life-threatening blood clot, they may receive a tranfusion of plasma (blood liquid). Plasma does not last long in the body.
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Psychiatry 25 years experience
Factor V Leiden: Blood thinners may be necessary.
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Last updated Oct 21, 2018
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