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How can liver cause bleeding disorders?
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Dr. Edwin Schuller
Family Medicine
In brief: Bleeding factors
Not just vit k but also pt, ptt, and other bleeding factors manufactured by the liver. Not a good thing to insult your liver.

In brief: Bleeding factors
Not just vit k but also pt, ptt, and other bleeding factors manufactured by the liver. Not a good thing to insult your liver.
Dr. Edwin Schuller
Dr. Edwin Schuller
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Dr. Herbert Duvivier
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
In brief: Vitamin K misuse.
The liver helps to make clotting factors by utilizing vit.
K. If the liver is damaged significantly it cannot do this and the clotting system is thrown out of balance leading to an increased risk of bleeding.

In brief: Vitamin K misuse.
The liver helps to make clotting factors by utilizing vit.
K. If the liver is damaged significantly it cannot do this and the clotting system is thrown out of balance leading to an increased risk of bleeding.
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
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