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Hemophilia A

Alternate Names : Congenital Factor VIII Deficiency

Hemophilia A | Symptoms & Signs | Diagnosis & Tests | Prevention & Expectations | Treatment & Monitoring

What are the signs and symptoms of the disease?

Problems usually start in early childhood. Severe cases will cause:

  • bleeding problems
  • bruising without injury
  • nosebleeds
  • joint bleeding leading to arthritis and deformities
  • internal and bowel bleeding
  • blood in the urine
  • In someone with mild hemophilia, excessive bleeding may occur only with injury or surgery.


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    Hemophilia A: Diagnosis & Tests

    Author: Thomas Fisher, MD
    Reviewer: Adam Brochert, MD
    Date Reviewed: 09/24/01



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