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Von Willebrand disease type 2M

Disease definition

A subtype of type 2 von Willebrand disease characterized by a bleeding disorder associated with decreased affinity of the Willebrand factor (VWF) for platelets or collagen in the absence of any deficiency of high molecular weight VWF multimers. The disease manifests as mucocutaneous bleeding (menorrhagia, epistaxis, gastrointestinal hemorrhage, etc.).


Classification level: Subtype of disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: -
  • ICD-10: D68.0
  • OMIM: 613554
  • UMLS: C1282974
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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