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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. Genetics Home Reference: Hemophilia From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... Testing Registry: HEMOPHILIA B(M) Genetic Testing Registry: Hereditary factor IX deficiency disease Genetic Testing Registry: Hereditary factor VIII deficiency disease ...
  3. 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 ...
  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. National Hemophilia Foundation (National Hemophilia Foundation)  
    ... Bleeding Disorders Types of Bleeding Disorders Hemophilia A Hemophilia B Von Willebrand Disease Other Factor Deficiencies Living with ... 2015. FDA Approves Baxter’s RIXUBIS for Children with Hemophilia B RIXUBIS (Coagulation Factor IX [Recombinant]), manufactured by Baxter ...
  7. ... 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.
  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. 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 ...
  10. 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 ...
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