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East Texas bleeding disorder

Disease definition

East Texas bleeding disorder is a rare, genetic, coagulation disorder characterized by easy bruising (without hemarthrosis or spontaneous hematomas), epistaxis, menorrhagia, and excessive bleeding after minor trauma and surgical procedures. Patients present a prolonged prothrombin time and/or activated partial thromboplastin time, normal levels of all coagulation factors, and normal protein C activity.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: Childhood
  • ICD-10: D68.2
  • OMIM: 605913
  • UMLS: C1853831
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -
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