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von Willebrand Diseases (von Willebrand's Disease) Summary

Description: Group of hemorrhagic disorders in which the VON WILLEBRAND FACTOR is either quantitatively or qualitatively abnormal. They are usually inherited as an autosomal dominant trait though rare kindreds are autosomal recessive. Symptoms vary depending on severity and disease type but may include prolonged bleeding time, deficiency of factor VIII, and impaired platelet adhesion.

Also Known As: von Willebrand's Disease; von Willebrand Disease, Recessive Form; von Willebrand's Diseases; Angiohemophilias; Vascular Hemophilia Show All >>

Networked: 1656 relevant articles (66 outcomes, 143 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for von Willebrand Diseases

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. von Willebrand Factor : 28 outcomes 67 studies in 764 results : IBA
  2. Deamino Arginine Vasopressin (Desmopressin) : 13 outcomes 15 studies in 236 results : FDA 16 Generic
  3. Factor VIII (Coagulation Factor VIII) : 12 outcomes 42 studies in 345 results : IBA
  4. von Willebrand factor drug combination factor VIII : 5 outcomes 12 studies in 64 results : IBA
  5. Collagen : 3 outcomes 6 studies in 68 results : IBA
  6. Antigens : 2 outcomes 10 studies in 102 results : IBA
  7. human F8 protein : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 25 results : IBA
  8. Fibrinogen (Factor I) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 16 results : FDA 1
  9. Vasopressins (Vasopressin) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 28 results : IBA
  10. Immunoglobulins (Immunoglobulin) : 2 outcomes in 6 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to von Willebrand Diseases

  1. Hemophilia A (Haemophilia)
  2. Hemorrhage
  3. Angiodysplasia
  4. Thrombocytopenia (Thrombopenia)
  5. Liver Diseases (Liver Disease)
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Key Therapies for von Willebrand Diseases

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  1. Plasma Exchange : 1 outcome 1 study in 4 results
  2. Plasmapheresis : 1 outcome in 4 results
  3. Injections : 1 outcome in 1 result
  4. Critical Care : 1 outcome in 1 result
  5. Anesthesia : 2 studies in 12 results
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