haemophiliacmedical dictionary

<haematology> A patient afflicted with a sex-linked genetic disease affecting males that results from a deficiency of a specific protein factor that is required for normal blood coagulation.

See: haemophilia A and haemophilia B.

American spelling: hemophiliac

(27 Sep 1997)

haemophilia Cmedical dictionary

<haematology> Haemophilia due to deficiency of factor XI; clinically resembles haemophilia A and B but has different inheritance.

Inheritance: autosomal dominant.

American spelling: hemophilia C

(20 Sep 2002)

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