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Haemophilia

When you cut yourself, your body plugs up the wound with a blood clot. One of the essential factors used to form a blood clot - usually Factor VIII or IX - is missing in a person with haemophilia. This means they are prone to bleeding, especially internally.

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Factored In - youth website

Find out all about bleeding disorders and how it relates to your life including sport, travel and employment.

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Rixubis Powder for infusion - myDr.com.au

Rixubis Powder for infusion - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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Haemophilia - Haemophilia Foundation Australia

An introduction to information on haemophilia, von Willebrand Disorder and related bleeding disorders and related information on hepatitis C and HIV.

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Haemophilia - carrying the gene - Haemophilia Foundation Australia

Information on carrying the altered gene causing haemophilia for women. This answers questions such as can females have haemophilia; what the symptoms are; how to manage bleeding problems; pregnancy and childbirth; and tips from other women who carry the gene.

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Factor II Deficiency - Haemophilia Foundation Australia

An introduction to information on haemophilia, von Willebrand Disorder and related bleeding disorders and related information on hepatitis C and HIV.

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Haemophilia: what is it? - myDr.com.au

Haemophilia is an inherited bleeding disorder where the blood doesn't clot properly.

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Fast Facts - Haemophilia Foundation Australia

A quick overview of facts about haemophilia and von Willebrand disorder (or disease), including how many people have the condition, types of haemophilia, symptoms, treatment and inheritance.

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Nursing - Haemophilia Foundation Australia

The Australian Haemophilia Nurses Group Publications

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FAQs - Haemophilia Foundation Australia

An introduction to information on haemophilia, von Willebrand Disorder and related bleeding disorders and related information on hepatitis C and HIV.

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