hemophilia

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form of hemophilia discovered by Erik von Willebrand; a genetic disorder that is inherited as an autosomal recessive trait; characterized by a deficiency of the coagulation factor and by mucosal bleeding angiohemophilia , vascular hemophilia , von Willebrand's disease
coagulation factor (trade name Hemofil) whose absence is associated with hemophilia A antihaemophilic factor , antihaemophilic globulin , antihemophilic factor , antihemophilic globulin , factor VIII , Hemofil
someone who has hemophilia and is subject to uncontrollable bleeding bleeder , haemophile , haemophiliac , hemophile , hemophiliac
clotting disorder similar to hemophilia A but caused by a congenital deficiency of factor IX Christmas disease , haemophilia B , hemophilia B
coagulation factor whose absence is associated with hemophilia B Christmas factor , factor IX
hemophilia caused by a congenital deficiency of factor VIII; occurs almost exclusively in men classical haemophilia , classical hemophilia , haemophilia A , hemophilia A
Finnish physician who first described vascular hemophilia (1870-1949) E. A. von Willebrand , Erik Adolf von Willebrand , Erik von Willebrand , von Willebrand , Willebrand
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