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Factor XI and Lupus anti coagulant

Patient: I have been diagnosed with both Factor XI and Lupus-anti-coagulant. How common is this condition?

 

 

Doctor: From research and available data, Factor XI deficiency, also known as hemophilia C occurs in 1 in 100,000 people, while Lupus anti coagulant is said to occur in 1 to 5% of healthy individuals.

 


 

 
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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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