Patient Comments: Hemophilia - Diagnosis


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Comment from: Mark 5:34, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: December 14

PTT (partial thromboplastin time) was high in routine test before surgery. Surgery was postponed until factor assay was evaluated and I was later diagnosed with hemophilia C. Von Willebrand’s disease was ruled out. I have had 3 surgeries with no major bleeding therefore no blood transfusion required.


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