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Bernard-Soulier Syndrome

Bernard-Soulier Syndrome: Introduction

Bernard-Soulier Syndrome: A rare inherited blood coagulation disorder caused by blood platelet abnormalities which results in easy bruising and excessive bleeding. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Bernard-Soulier Syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Bernard-Soulier Syndrome

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Bernard-Soulier Syndrome: Complications

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Causes of Bernard-Soulier Syndrome

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Disease Topics Related To Bernard-Soulier Syndrome

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Misdiagnosis and Bernard-Soulier Syndrome

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Bernard-Soulier Syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Bernard-Soulier Syndrome

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Clinical Trials for Bernard-Soulier Syndrome

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Bernard-Soulier Syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Bernard-Soulier Syndrome:

A familial coagulation disorder characterized by a prolonged bleeding time, unusually large platelets, and impaired prothrombin consumption. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Bernard-Soulier Syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Bernard-Soulier Syndrome, or a subtype of Bernard-Soulier Syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Bernard-Soulier Syndrome as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet


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