What are the racial predilections of hypoprothrombinemia?

Updated: Jun 16, 2021
  • Author: J Nathan Hagstrom, MD; Chief Editor: Cameron K Tebbi, MD  more...
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No race predilection for hypoprothrombinemia is apparent. However, in 2003, the North American Registry for Rare Bleeding Disorders reported that 62% of patients with prothrombin deficiency in the United States and Canada were Hispanic. [4]


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