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Hemophilia Disease - How Does Lovenox Work?
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- Hemophilia Disease
Hemophilia is an inherited bleeding disorder caused by a defect in a particular gene. This eMedTV segment gives a brief overview of this disease, with information on common hemophilia symptoms and how the condition is typically treated.
- Hemophilia Disorder
This eMedTV Web page talks about hemophilia, a disorder in which the blood does not clot normally. Topics discussed in this article include causes, symptoms, and treatment. A link to more detailed information is also provided.
- Hemophilia Symptoms
In cases of hemophilia, symptoms of the disease usually involve bleeding and bruising. This eMedTV page takes a look at the signs and symptoms of hemophilia, which can include unexplained nosebleeds, bleeding in the joints, and blood in the urine.
- Hemophilia Treatment
The most common type of hemophilia treatment is replacement therapy. As explained on this eMedTV page, replacement therapy involves replacing missing clotting factors. This article covers replacement therapy and other treatment options for this disease.
- Hemophilia Treatment Risks
As explained in this eMedTV resource, treatment for hemophilia may result in certain risks. Some of these hemophilia treatment risks include developing antibodies (which destroy the clotting factors) and getting a disease from human blood factor.
Hemophilia is a genetic disorder in which a person's blood does not clot as it should. This part of the eMedTV archives briefly explores the causes and treatment of this rare condition. Hemophilla is a common misspelling of hemophilia.
Hemophilia is a disease that affects the way your blood clots. This article from the eMedTV site discusses the possible dangers of hemophilia and explores available treatment options. Hemophillia is a common misspelling of hemophilia.
- How Does Lovenox Work?
As this eMedTV Web resource explains, Lovenox works to prevent and treat blood clots by slowing down clot formation and the growth of existing clots. This page further discusses how Lovenox works and offers a link to more detailed information.