Aligned with the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses and American Nurses Credentialing Center format. Authored & peer-reviewed by Adult-Gerontology Acute Care NPs.
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Hemophilia B is a congenital deficiency of coagulation factor IX. It occurs less frequently than hemophilia A and is an X-linked recessive condition affecting male patients in greater numbers. Factor IX, activated by factor VIII, subsequently activates factor X, which helps with the conversion of fibrinogen to fibrin. Factor IX deficiency interferes with the clotting cascade, which can lead to spontaneous hemorrhage or hemorrhage associated with trauma. Signs and symptoms of factor IX deficiency… Read More
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What is the most common inherited bleeding disorder?
Hemophilia B (Christmas Disease)
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