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How can I treat leiden factor v?

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Dr. Angelica Balingit
Internal Medicine
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In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Angelica Balingit
Dr. Angelica Balingit
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Factor V Leiden

Blood thinners may be necessary.

In brief: Factor V Leiden

Blood thinners may be necessary.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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