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  1. Hemophilia B is a hereditary bleeding disorder caused by a lack of blood clotting factor IX. Without enough ... Hemophilia B is caused by an inherited X-linked recessive trait, with the defective gene located on the ...
  2. Frequently Asked Questions: Hemophilia (World Federation of Hemophilia)  
    ... What is the difference between hemophilia A and hemophilia B? The most common type of hemophilia is called ... VIII (factor eight). A less common type is hemophilia B. This person does not have enough clotting factor ...
  3. Genetics Home Reference: Hemophilia From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... as classic hemophilia or factor VIII deficiency) and hemophilia B (also known as Christmas disease or factor IX ... different genes. People with an unusual form of hemophilia B, known as hemophilia B Leyden, experience episodes of ...
  4. Learning about Hemophilia From the National Institutes of Health (National Human Genome Research Institute)  
    ... hemophilia A (also known as classic hemophilia) and hemophilia B (also known as Christmas disease). People who have ... factor called factor eight (FVIII). People who have hemophilia B have low levels of factor nine (FIX). The ...
  5. Hemophilia Treatments Have Come a Long Way (Food and Drug Administration)  
    ... low levels, or missing, clotting factor VIII (8). Hemophilia B occurs when people have low, or missing, clotting ... for hemophilia A) or clotting factor IX (for hemophilia B) are injected into a patient’s vein to replace ...
  6. ... if a family member is known to have hemophilia B. The test may used to see how well treatment for hemophilia B is working, as well.
  7. How Is Hemophilia Treated? (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute)  
    ... for hemophilia A) or clotting factor IX (for hemophilia B) are slowly dripped or injected into a vein. ... in 2–5 percent of people who have hemophilia B. When antibodies develop, doctors may use larger doses ...
  8. Hemophilia (For Parents) (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... two major kinds of hemophilia, hemophilia A and hemophilia B. About 80% of cases are hemophilia A, which is a factor VIII deficiency. Hemophilia B is when factor IX is lacking. Hemophilia is ...
  9. Hemophilia Facts (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... a lack or decrease of clotting factor VIII. Hemophilia B (Christmas Disease) This type is caused by a ... A is about four times as common as hemophilia B, and about half of those affected have the ...
  10. Inhibitors (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)  
    ... VIII for hemophilia A and factor IX for hemophilia B) as a normal part of blood. The body ... enroll study participants who have hemophilia A or hemophilia B. Detailed information about their hemophilia, their complications, and ...
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