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Hemophilia Symptoms and Treatment

Usually an inherited, congenitalbleeding disorder characterized by lack of blood clotting factors, especially factors VIII and IX An X-linked disorder primarily affecting males; females act as carriers Occurs in 1 in 5000 males No racial...

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Hemophilia

A. Definition: 1. Hemophilia is a group of hereditary bleeding disorder characterized by a deficiency in a blood-clotting factor. 2. The two most common forms are factor VIII deficiency (classic...