Females Account for 1 in 5 Mild Hemophilia Cases at US Centers

Females Account for 1 in 5 Mild Hemophilia Cases at US Centers

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Females Account for 1 in 5 Mild Hemophilia Cases at US Centers

Nearly one-fifth of patients with mild hemophilia admitted to treatment centers in the U.S. are female, according to a large study of nearly 30,000 people. Yet, women and girls make up a smaller proportion of patients with severe or moderate hemophilia, ranging from less than 0.5% to a little more than 1%. These findings, nevertheless, highlight the needs for specialized care based on disease severity for females with hemophilia, the researchers wrote. The study, “Women…

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