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The Hemophilia Disease

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Hemophilia is a disease in which blood clotting is severely reduced making any small injury a much bigger problem because it cannot clot by itself. The symptoms associated with this disease have to do with blood and how it clots or in this case does not. This disease is in effect whether the bleeding is internal or on the surface of the skin. Depending on the severity of the disease an affected person may bleed a little bit longer or much longer than someone who does not have hemophilia. This all depends on the amount of FVIII in the person's plasma. To detect this disease it is most often found naturally at home. Generally discovered when one bleeds longer than any others in their immediate family. If the parents know that their child has
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