vWD


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AcronymDefinition
vWDVon Willebrand's Disease (canine bleeding disorder)
vWDVariable Wavelength Detector
vWDVisual Web Developer
vWDValue of Work Done
vWDVirtual World Direct (marketing; UK)
vWDVentral Wall Defect
vWDVery Well Done
vWDVomiting and Wasting Disease
vWDVoter with Disability
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Consequently, we did not try desmopressin (DDAVP) in patients with VWD. We used oral tranexamic acid in all patients and it reduced menstrual blood loss.
There are multiple therapies for treating bleeding in vWD such as DDAVP FVIII concentrates, tranexamic acid, and platelets.
Alterations on the plasma levels of VWF are associated with VWD types 1 and 3, whereas structural and functional defects of VWF result in VWD type 2[3, 6-11].
The data showed that in most countries, the ratio of patients with VWD to severe haemophilia varied between 0.1 to 0.6 with a mean of approximately 0.4, as opposed to an expected ratio of approximately 1 (based on population-based data from Italy), confirming the under diagnosis of VWD even within the same health-care system.
8 April 2010 - Biotech company Swedish Orphan Biovitrum (STO: BVT) and LFB Biomedicaments announced today the launch of LFB's drug Willfact for treatment of von Willebrand disease (vWD) in Germany.
Other haemostasis tests: Other associated haemostasis tests, including those for VWD, coagulation factor levels, and routine coagulation tests including the prothrombin time and activated partial thromboplastin time were also performed as required or requested by the clinician referring the patients for investigation, and as per previous reports from our laboratory.
Depending on where you get your figures, von Willebrand's Disease (VWD) affects one out of every 100 people.
The serotonin concentrations in the brain and liver supernatants were determined using high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC), Agilent 100 series with VWD detector degasser, Quat Pump, Col Com and a manual injector system.
"Its original registration was NC55 VWD and we would like to hear from anyone who knows where the proper registration plates are or who can provide links between the vehicle and the offenders."
The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) of the National Institutes of Health today issued the first clinical guidelines in the United States for the diagnosis and management of von Willebrand Disease (VWD), the most common inherited bleeding disorder.
PHE-CoV was first isolated in Canada from the brains of suckling piglets with encephalomyelitis (6); it was later isolated in England from piglets exhibiting vomiting, anorexia, and depression, where it was named "vomiting and wasting disease" (VWD) (7).
(16) It is important to evaluate younger patients for vonWillebrand's Disease (vWD), a bleeding disorder in which heavy menstrual bleeding is a common clinical manifestation.