This book provides comprehensive information on the current status of the clinical and laboratory aspects of hemophilia. as relevant to the practising physician and those involved in providing care for hemophiliacs.The international authorship gives the text world-wide relevance with contributors selected because of established pre-eminence in their specialist fields.The book is divided into four sections: the basic science chapters provide an update account of the molecular basis of coagulation relevant to the subject and extend to cover in detail the molecular pathology of the hemophilias. Clinical practice outlines the diagnosis of hemophilia and the clinical approach to hemophiliac bleeding according to system, specific sections are then dedicated to treatment and the complications of treatment, and the psycho-social aspects of hemophilia.
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Published by CRC Press (1998). ISBN 10: 0412638207 ISBN 13: 9780412638206.
This results in people bleeding for a longer time after an injury, easy bruising, and an increased risk of bleeding inside joints or the brain. Those with a mild case of the disease may have symptoms only after an accident or during surgery.
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Forbes, C. Madhok, and Louis M. Aledort. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1997.
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The book describes the impact of AIDS on people with hemophilia, their families, and caregivers. The collection, processing, and distribution of blood in the early years of the HIV epidemic are described, including the failure of regulatory agencies to promulgate effective rules to safeguard the blood supply. The disease has returned with a vengeance - in drug-resistant form. The story of tuberculosis is far from over.
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The treatment of haemophilia has been dramatically improved since the introduction of factor VIII and IX concentrates, however these concentrates have brought new problems such as hepatitis and . An oral agent which could raise endogenous levels of factor VIII and IX would be of great benefit.
Individuals with hemophilia B have symptoms very similar to those of hemophilia A. .
Individuals with hemophilia B have symptoms very similar to those of hemophilia A, but the deficient factor is factor IX. This type of hemophilia is also known as Christmas disease.
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