von Willebrand disease (VWD) is the most common type of bleeding disorder, affecting up to 1% of the world’s population. Since symptoms are often mild, a significant majority of patients remain undiagnosed. The diagnosis of VWD is complex and should be made by physicians experienced in the treatment of bleeding disorders. However, the primary care […]
Also Available In: Japanese This resource has also been translated into the following languages, with permission from the WFH, by NMOs: Farsi, Polish, Bengali, Setswana This patient handbook contains basic information about the inheritance, diagnosis, symptoms and management of von Willebrand disease.