The blood of hemophilia sufferers clots slowly or not at all in the event of an injury. These individuals are missing a vital element in the blood coagulation cascade. Even minor injuries can represent a danger to the health of these patients. Wang Li Xia from Beijing explains how she and her hemophiliac son cope with the disorder.
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