von Willebrand Disease Community

WELCOME TO THE COMMUNITY: This Patient-To-Patient Community is for discussions relating to von Willebrand’s Disease (VWD), which is a bleeding disorder. It affects your blood's ability to clot.
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Was tested for von willebrand and nurse told me referring to hematologist but lab work shows high levels of factor 8 and vwf?
my 4 year old has VWD 2B and has bloody noses every so often. We give him aminocaproic (amicar) as prescribed but sometimes that doesn't...
Has anyone heard of this dieases? I've been having clotting problems for as long as I can remember. From long lasting regular nose bleeds...
My name is Gabby, I'm 17 years old. I was diagnosed with vwd 5 years ago.I've struggled tremendously with this disease. I get infusions t...
I have vwd and just turned 40. In july 2012 had d and c due to bleeding bleeding returned that nov. Use the nasal spray which helped a b...
Things that you may not know about von willebrand .some food and medication like walnuts and ginger. walfren and some headache tables an...
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