Where is treatment for hemophilia A administered?

Updated: Apr 08, 2020
  • Author: Douglass A Drelich, MD; Chief Editor: Srikanth Nagalla, MBBS, MS, FACP  more...
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Disposition of treatment is as follows:

  • Management ideally should be provided through a comprehensive hemophilia care center

  • Home administration of treatment and infusions by the family or patient is customary

  • FVIII treatment may be given prophylactically or on demand

  • Hospitalization is reserved for severe or life-threatening bleeds or for patients for whom home infusion is unavailable or impractical

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