Hemophilia; Definition, Types, Symptoms, Treatment & Life Expectancy

What is hemophilia, types (hemophilia a, hemophilia b & acquired hemophilia), hemophilia symptoms, hemophilia treatment & life expectancy

Hemophilia symptoms

1. Slow healing

Phases of the wound healing process. Hemostasis, Inflammatory, Proliferative, Maturation and remodeling phase

This is one of the most common manifestations of hemophilia regardless of its severity. The clotting factors contribute to healing wounds by creating a blood clot that will then be covered with healthy tissue. In hemophilia, this does not happen as it should, and patients continue bleeding without control. Thus, doctors are cautious with these individuals if they ever need surgery, and special measures are taken if that’s the case.