What causes morbidity and death in patients with hemophilia A?

Updated: Jan 14, 2019
  • Author: Douglass A Drelich, MD; Chief Editor: Srikanth Nagalla, MBBS, MS, FACP  more...
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Morbidity and death are primarily the result of hemorrhage, although infectious diseases (eg, HIV infection, hepatitis) became prominent, particularly in patients who received blood products prior to 1985.


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