Cytosolic phospholipase-A2 alpha deficiency associated bleeding disorder

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Cytosolic phospholipase-A2 alpha deficiency associated bleeding disorder

Synonyms: PLA2G4A-related platelet dysfunction | Platelet dysfunction due to cytosolic phospholipase-A2 alpha deficiency

A rare genetic hematologic and intestinal disease characterized by childhood onset of bleeding tendency with epistaxis gum bleeding gastrointestinal bleeding hematuria and menorrhagia due to impaired platelet aggregation and secretion as well as recurrent gastrointestinal ulcera. Mildly reduced levels of coagulation factor XI have been reported in addition.

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National Center of Hematology and Blood Transfusion

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Youth and Women for Opportunities Uganda-YWOU

Youth and Women for Opportunities-YWOU an organization that we represent is patient organization re-presentative, patient and institution and individual capacity builder supporting PLWRD’s to obtain diagnosis, treatment and drugs for those suffering consequences of being undiagnosed or misdiagnosed and lack treatment and those who lack precise diagnosis for rare, orphan and undiagnosed diseases preventing PLWRD’s accessing the most adapted care, treatment or surgery, have delayed access to the most appropriate care, treatment or surgery

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