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MULTIPLE CONGENITAL COAGULATION DEFICIENCIES
  1. J. A. Bonnin,
  2. N. D. Hicks,
  3. M. D. Innis,
  4. D. A. Simpson
  1. Institute of Medical and Veterinary Science, Adelaide
  2. Adelaide Children's Hospital, North Adelaide

    Abstract

    A 6-week-old infant is presented who suffered from a congenital haemorrhagic disorder which caused death from subdural haemorrhage following mild trauma. Haematological investigation revealed deficiencies of factor VII and Christmas factor. Prower-Stuart factor was probably also deficient although investigation of this clotting factor was carried out only on serum obtained at necropsy.

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