What is the prevalence of antithrombin III (ATIII) deficiency in the US?

Updated: Feb 10, 2018
  • Author: James L Harper, MD; Chief Editor: Hassan M Yaish, MD  more...
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The prevalence of antithrombin III deficiency has been estimated as approximately 1 per 2,000 individuals. [7] However, in patients who develop thrombosis, the prevalence is increased to between 1 in 20 individuals to 1 in 200 individuals. [8]


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