Facts about Hemophilia

What is Hemophilia? Very few of us know what it exactly is. It is an inherited bleeding disorder that carries multiple symptoms causing abnormal or exaggerated bleeding and poor blood clotting. Below are few points to make people aware of the condition:

  • Hemophilia A and B are hereditary.
  • Men are usually affected while women are commonly the carriers.
  • It is triggered by a deficiency of blood clotting.
  • The severity of the disease varies from patient to patient.
  • The symptoms are excessive bleeding from the body.
  • Long-term damage to the body joints is also a possibility.
  • The treatments for such situations are replacement therapy.

This is a general guidance tip! Each and every person’s condition might be different, It would be wise to consult your physician before you put any into practice