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haemophilia

(US), hemophilia
an inheritable disease, usually affecting only males but transmitted by women to their male children, characterized by loss or impairment of the normal clotting ability of blood so that a minor wound may result in fatal bleeding
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18] We also observed haemophilic arthropathy in 10 children.
Ultrasound detects joint damage and bleeding in haemophilic arthropathy: a proposal of a score.
It was concluded that strict observance of this protocol can be termed successful in achieving haemostatis in haemophilic patients undergoing minor invasive dental treatment.
Thus, a well trained and experienced medical staff is needed for the appropriate care to haemophilic patients.
Inactivity is a risk factor for low bone mineral density among haemophilic children.
Mortality from liver cancer and liver disease in haemophilic men and boys in UK given blood products contaminated with hepatitis C.
This will be worrying for people such as haemophilic sufferers who are dependant on plasma products.
Recombinant activated factor VII (rVIIa) was developed as a treatment for haemophilic patients with clotting factor inhibitors.
Intrigued, the tsar really wanted to meet Rasputin and invited him to see his haemophilic son Alexei Romanov.
Persistent B19 parvovirus infections in haemophilic HIV-1 infected patients J Med Virol 1995;46:103-8.
Princess Beatrice, who married Prince Henry of Battenburg, brought the haemophilic taint into the Spanish blood stream through her daughter, Victoria Eugenia, a carrier, who married Alfonso XIII of Spain.