Hemophilia and von Willebrand’s Disease

Hemophilia A x linked recessive causing defective VIII:c, Abnormal ptt. Replace c cryoprecipitate of factor VIII 1 unit=100 units VIII 1 cc of FFP=1 unit VIII and less of IX dDAVP raises factor VIII by causing release from endothelial cells, It has ADH-like effects.  Dose:  0.3 mcg/kg. Number of units=0.5 x (Desired Factor Level) x […]