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What sort of disorder is factor viii deficiency?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
3 doctors agree

In brief: R/o vWD

A patient with von willebrand's disease, which is extremely common and usually mild, may be told they have factor viii deficiency.

In brief: R/o vWD

A patient with von willebrand's disease, which is extremely common and usually mild, may be told they have factor viii deficiency.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Dr. Chakshu Gupta
Pathology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Hemophilia

It is a fairly common form of a hereditary blood disorder called hemophilia.
Most cases are mild and only need factor replacement with major injuries. Others are more severe. There are recombinant factors available for replacement.

In brief: Hemophilia

It is a fairly common form of a hereditary blood disorder called hemophilia.
Most cases are mild and only need factor replacement with major injuries. Others are more severe. There are recombinant factors available for replacement.
Dr. Chakshu Gupta
Dr. Chakshu Gupta
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology

In brief: Hemophilia

Factor viii deficiency is classical hemophilia that affected royal families of europe.
It leads bleeding in tissue, especially in joints. It is an x-linked disease and manifests essentially only in men, women are carriers.

In brief: Hemophilia

Factor viii deficiency is classical hemophilia that affected royal families of europe.
It leads bleeding in tissue, especially in joints. It is an x-linked disease and manifests essentially only in men, women are carriers.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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