Correction of factor XI deficiency by liver transplantation.

@article{Gupta2015CorrectionOF,
  title={Correction of factor XI deficiency by liver transplantation.},
  author={Eva Gupta and Laura S. Finn and Gretchen J. Schaef Johns and Rajiv K. Pruthi and Vivek Roy},
  journal={Blood coagulation & fibrinolysis : an international journal in haemostasis and thrombosis},
  year={2015},
  volume={26 8},
  pages={961-3}
}
Orthotopic liver transplantation for other diseases typically results in a coincidental cure for hemophilia A and B; however, long-term outcomes of liver transplant in hemophilia C are not very well described. Herein, the authors report a patient of severe congenital factor XI (FXI) deficiency who received an orthotopic liver transplant. The authors discuss… CONTINUE READING