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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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PBB achieved a world first in correcting the whole-blood clotting times of naturally haemophilic dogs to normal via a low-volume subcutaneous injection.
Causes of haemorrhagic stroke Vascular Intravascular Congenital vascular Haematological disorders anomalies AVMs Immune thrombocytopenic purpura Venous angioma Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura Cavernous Haemophilic states malformation Intracranial Factor deficiencies Liver dysfunction Vit K aneurysm deficiency Vasculopathies Moyamoya Connective tissue disorders Sickle cell disease
Immune markers and viral load after HIV-1 seroconversion as predictors of disease progression in a cohort of haemophilic men.