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What sort of disease is christmas disease?

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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics
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In brief: Christmas Disease

Christmas disease aka hemophilia b is a coagulopathy diagnosed by the absence of clotting factor 9 (ix).

In brief: Christmas Disease

Christmas disease aka hemophilia b is a coagulopathy diagnosed by the absence of clotting factor 9 (ix).
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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Dr. John Weeks
Family Medicine

In brief: Hemophilia

It is one form of hemophilia, a disorder of blood clotting.
It is named after the family of the first patient described with it, nothing to do with holidays.

In brief: Hemophilia

It is one form of hemophilia, a disorder of blood clotting.
It is named after the family of the first patient described with it, nothing to do with holidays.
Dr. John Weeks
Dr. John Weeks
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