Hemophilia Foundation of Illinois
332 S. Michigan Ave., #1135
Hemophilia Facts and Statistics
Hemophilia affects primarily men; very few women have hemophilia.
A single clotting treatment for a person with hemophilia can range from $1,500 to $3,000
Annual treatments routinely cost more than $200,000
Von Williebrand Disease (vDW) Facts and Statistics
91% of women have never heard of vWD and 64% think a bleeding disorder is a medical condition in which the blood is too thin.
A woman may or may not be a hemophilia carrier if she is:
Von Williebrand Disease is the most common inherited bleeding disorder
vWD can be inherited by either parent or be caused by a spontaneous genetic mutation.
Distinctive �red flag� symptoms of vWD include:
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