Acquired von Willebrand syndrome associated with hypothyroidism: a mild bleeding disorder to be further investigated.

Abstract

Acquired von Willebrand syndrome (AVWS) is a rare bleeding disorder with laboratory findings similar to those for congenital von Willebrand disease (VWD). Unlike VWD, AVWS usually occurs in individuals with no personal or family history of bleeding. The prevalence of AVWS in the general population is unknown because data from large prospective studies of… (More)

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@article{Federici2011AcquiredVW, title={Acquired von Willebrand syndrome associated with hypothyroidism: a mild bleeding disorder to be further investigated.}, author={Augusto B Federici}, journal={Seminars in thrombosis and hemostasis}, year={2011}, volume={37 1}, pages={35-40} }