What should be the focus of history in the evaluation for von Willebrand disease (vWD)?

Updated: Dec 30, 2019
  • Author: Eleanor S Pollak, MD; Chief Editor: Srikanth Nagalla, MBBS, MS, FACP  more...
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Patients with possible vWD should be asked about any family or personal history of bleeding problems. Any use of medications that might affect coagulation should also be elicited. [13]


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