Haemophilia
Haemophilia (/hiːməˈfɪliə/; also spelled hemophilia in North America, from the Greek haima αἷμα 'blood' and philia φιλία 'love') is a group of hereditary genetic disorders that impair the body's abili...
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Haemophilia
We can stop the suffering of those living with hemophilia and other bleeding disorders. But we can't do it alone.....! Haemophilia is painful...bt v can make...
Haemophilia in European royalty
Haemophilia figured prominently in the history of European royalty in the 19th and 20th centuries. Britain's Queen Victoria, through two of her five daughters (Princess Alice and Princess Beatrice), p...
Bad Blood: A Cautionary Tale
Bad Blood: A Cautionary Tale is a documentary film about contaminated hemophilia blood products. The film was co-written by Marilyn Ness and Sheila Curran Bernard, produced and directed by Marilyn Ne...
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Nicholas II of Russia
Nicholas II (Russian: Николай II, Николай Александрович Романов, Nikolai II, Nikolai Alexandrovich Romanov [nʲɪkɐˈlaj ftɐˈroj, nʲɪkɐˈlaj ɐlʲɪˈksandrəvʲɪtɕ rɐˈmanəf]) (18 May [O.S. 6 May&...
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Haemophilia B
Haemophilia B (or hemophilia B) is a blood clotting disorder caused by a mutation of the factor IX gene, leading to a deficiency of factor IX. It is the second-most common form of haemophilia, rarer t...
Haemophilia C
Haemophilia C (also known as plasma thromboplastin antecedent (PTA) deficiency or Rosenthal syndrome) is a mild form of haemophilia affecting both sexes. However, it predominantly occurs in Jews of As...
Canadian Hemophilia Society
The Canadian Hemophilia Society (CHS) is an organization whose mission is to lead the fight against inherited bleeding disorders by helping people affected live healthy lives while searching for a cur...
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Factor XIII deficiency
Factor XIII deficiency occurs exceedingly rarely, causing a severe bleeding tendency. The incidence is one in a million to one in five million people. Most are due to mutations in the A subunit gene (...
List of hemophilia organizations
This is a list of hemophilia organizations, it includes the numerous organizations around the world which are formed for the support of people with hemophilia, including advocacy and education groups....
HIV-tainted blood scandal (Japan)
The Japanese HIV-tainted blood scandal (薬害エイズ事件, yakugai eizu jiken), refers to an event in the 1980s when between one and two thousand haemophilia patients in Japan contracted HIV via tainted...
Haemophilia A
Haemophilia A is a genetic deficiency in clotting factor VIII, which causes increased bleeding and usually affects males. About 70% of the time it is inherited as an X-linked recessive trait, but aro...
Infected blood scandal (France)
France's Infected blood scandal began in April 1991 when doctor and journalist Anne-Marie Casteret (fr) published an article in the weekly magazine the L'Événement du jeudi (fr) proving that...
Royal Commission of Inquiry on the Blood System in Canada
The Royal Commission of Inquiry on the Blood System in Canada, more commonly referred to as the Krever Commission or Krever Inquiry, was a Royal commission headed by Mr Justice Horace Krever establish...
Contaminated haemophilia blood products
Contaminated haemophilia blood products were a serious public health problem in the late 1970s through 1985. These products caused large numbers of haemophiliacs to become infected with HIV and hepati...
World Federation of Hemophilia
The World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) is an international non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of people with hemophilia (also spelled haemophilia) and other genetic bleeding di...
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