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Causes of Willebrand disease, acquired

Causes of Willebrand disease, acquired

Acquired Willebrand disease is due to a non-hereditary reduction in circulating von Willebrand factor, which is required for effective blood clotting. In some cases, an acquired deficiency results from an autoantibodies binding to the factor.

Willebrand disease, acquired: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Willebrand disease, acquired, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Willebrand disease, acquired:

Willebrand disease, acquired: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Willebrand disease, acquired: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Related information on causes of Willebrand disease, acquired:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Willebrand disease, acquired may be found in:


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