Current Options and New Developments in the Treatment of Haemophilia

  title={Current Options and New Developments in the Treatment of Haemophilia},
  author={Trisha E Wong and PhD Michael Recht},
Haemophilia A and B are X-linked bleeding disorders due to the inherited deficiency of factor VIII or factor IX, respectively. Of the approximately 1 per 5000–10000 male births affected by haemophilia, 80% are deficient in factor VIII and 20% are deficient in factor IX. Haemophilia is characterized by spontaneous and provoked joint, muscle, gastrointestinal and CNS bleeding leading to major morbidity and even mortality if left untreated or undertreated. The evolution of haemophilia management… CONTINUE READING


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