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How do you check if you have a clotting disorder in the family?
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Dr. Merry Jennifer Markham
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Blood tests/history
If there is a history in the family of blood clotting, certain blood tests can be evaluated to determine if there is a genetic (heritable) marker that predisposes the family to clotting.
Seeing a specialist - a hematologist - is the best solution to determining this.

In brief: Blood tests/history
If there is a history in the family of blood clotting, certain blood tests can be evaluated to determine if there is a genetic (heritable) marker that predisposes the family to clotting.
Seeing a specialist - a hematologist - is the best solution to determining this.
Dr. Merry Jennifer Markham
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