COVID-19 May Trigger Acquired Hemophilia A, Case Study Says

COVID-19 May Trigger Acquired Hemophilia A, Case Study Says

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COVID-19 May Trigger Acquired Hemophilia A, Case Study Says

SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, might have triggered acquired hemophilia A (AHA) in a 65-year-old man with a clinical history of autoimmune thyroid disease, a U.S. case study reports. This case suggests that COVID-19 infection should be considered when looking for potential causes of AHA. The study, “Severe acquired haemophilia associated with asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 infection,” was published in the journal BMJ Case Reports. Acquired hemophilia A is a very rare condition characterized by bleeding…

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