Rare Bleeding Disorders

Rare Bleeding Disorders

The blood clotting process is a multistep activity known as coagulation. When the entire coagulation process works properly, blood holds...
When people have bleeding disorders, their blood fails to clot like it should when they have external or internal bleeding...
People with rare bleeding disorders face challenges, but increasingly they are facing them together.
It's the most common type of bleed for people with hemophilia.
A number of rare bleeding disorders require specialized care.
FDA approves new drugs for VWD, hemophilia A and HIV-1
Two women’s experiences with factor X deficiency.
Coagadex is the first FX concentrate available.
For the past 10 years, people with hemophilia and their family members and caregivers have come together for a three-day...
Patients with factor XIII (FXIII) deficiency, the rarest bleeding dis­order—occurring in 1 in 5 million births—have a new treatment option...
The marketing terms “new and improved” and “longer lasting” are not limited to the latest brand of chewing gum. They...
When certified nursing assistant Julie Seminara injured herself while moving a nursing home patient back in 2001, her problems seemed...
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