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20y o woman, have thrombophilia factor vii (7) heterozygote gene mutation, I have had 7week miscarriage, is thromb. the cause? I am very healthy

20y o woman, have thrombophilia factor vii (7) heterozygote gene mutation, I have had 7week miscarriage, is thromb. the cause? I am very healthy

Yes : Patients with these problems tend to have recurrent miscarriages which can bee prevented by Aspirin or anticoagulant ,Heprin therapy.You need to be followed by a high risk doctor for future.Goodluck ...Read more

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20y o woman, have thrombophilia factor vii (7) heterozygote gene mutation, I have had 7week miscarriage, is thromb. the cause? I am very healthy

Yes : Patients with these problems tend to have recurrent miscarriages which can bee prevented by Aspirin or anticoagulant ,Heprin therapy.You need to be followed by a high risk doctor for future.Goodluck ...Read more

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4yr old daughter factor 7 deficient. She is moderate. Can she become servere or mild? Should my husband and i be tested w/our other kids?

4yr old daughter factor 7 deficient. She is moderate. Can she become servere or mild? Should my husband and i be tested w/our other kids?

Yes to testing: I do not know how it came to be that she was tested and the problem discovered. If she has been fine for 4 years and this is a recent discovery, then it is wise to have you all tested. Your best info will come from a hematologist. ...Read more

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Is factor 7 gene mutation (heterozygote) thrombophila?

Is factor 7 gene mutation (heterozygote) thrombophila?

No: Factor 7 mutation is very rare and causes increased risk of bleeding (not being able to clot). Factor 5 deficiency is the most common form of thrombophilia (increased risk of abnormal clotting). ...Read more

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I have factor 7 deficiency and terminated a pregnancy today without telling the doctors about it what could happen to me?

I have factor 7 deficiency and terminated a pregnancy today without telling the doctors about it what could happen to me?

Bleeding: Well you already did it but factor 7 def can cause abnormal bleeding. This is an important thing to share with your surgeon before you have a surgical procedure. If you were going to have problems it would have happened during or immediately after surgery. ...Read more

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4yr old daughter found to have moderte factor 7 deficeincy after per-surgical blood work and test from hemotologist! can it become servere or mild?

4yr old daughter found to have moderte factor 7 deficeincy  after per-surgical blood work and test from hemotologist! can it become servere or mild?

Factor VII low: Factor vii deficiency caused by a genetic mutation is rare (~1 in 500, 00), and symptoms can be quite variable. It is important to rule out vitamin k deficiency as cause, since this can also can cause low factor vii levels. Most prognostic factor is how clinically affected patient is (lab abnormality versus actual bleeding issues). Can be treated with Novoseven if needed. ...Read more

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What treatment should be followed if a child is diagnosed with factor 7 deficiency and later develops inhibitors for factor 7? Hematologist opinion?

Coagulation Factor: Vii deficiency is a rare, inherited disorder described at https://www.Orpha.Net/data/patho/gb/uk-factorvii.Pdf. Information on treatment options is found on http://www.Hemophilia.Org/nhfweb/mainpgs/mainnhf.Aspx?Menuid=187&contentid=50. I'll also refer this question to ht pediatric hematologists to determine if Novoseven is available on pakistan. ...Read more