Controversies in the diagnosis of type 1 von Willebrand disease
Biotechnology company Shire plc (LSE:SHP) (Nasdaq:SHPG) reported on Wednesday the receipt of the European Medicines Agency's (EMA) approval for the Marketing Authorisation Application (MAA) for VEYVONDI for the treatment of von Willebrand Disease
There are 1,500 registered cases of hemophilia in the Philippines and 30 of the Von Willebrand disease
, said Villanueva, citing data from the Philippine Hemophilia Foundation.
Conclusion: There is high frequency of von Willebrand disease
among females presenting with heavy menstrual bleeding in our set up.
Measurement of von Willebrand factor-FVIII binding activity in patients with suspected von Willebrand disease
type 2N: application of an ELISA-based assay in a reference laboratory.
Validation of a new panel of automated chemiluminescence assays for von Willebrand factor antigen and activity in the screening for von Willebrand Disease
Vonvendi is an important new option with the potential to redefine treatment for adults with von Willebrand disease
," said Brian Goff, executive vice president and president of hematology at Baxter Inc.
Impact, diagnosis and treatment of von Willebrand disease
I was diagnosed with von Willebrand Disease
(vWD) around nine years ago, along with my now 16-year-old daughter Star.
von Willebrand disease
(VWD), reportedly the most common bleeding disorder, arises from deficiency and/ or defects of von Willebrand factor (VWF).
Von Willebrand disease
is the most common hereditary coagulation abnormality described in humans, although it can also be acquired as a result of other medical conditions.
Also, the Phase III study of BAX 111, the first recombinant treatment in clinical development for von Willebrand disease
, met its primary efficacy endpoint, achieving pre-specified success in the on-demand treatment of bleeding events.