Understanding Hemophilia

January 15, 2016

Hemophilia is a rare blood disorder, which prevents the  The blood usually is lacking the sufficient blood clotting proteins. Individuals with hemophilia may bleed for a longer period after an injury because the blood is not clotting normally. In most cases small cuts and scratches are not usually problems. The greater health concerns stem from internal bleeding, particularly in the elbows, knees, and ankles. Internal bleeding can lead to organ…