Author Archives: Joana Fernandes, PhD

Doctors Treat Rare Case of Bleeding in Newborn with Hemophilia A

An infant was diagnosed with severe hemophilia A after developing splenic injury (injury to the spleen), a rare condition among newborns. For the first time, however, a newborn with these conditions was successfully treated with recombinant factor VIII replacement therapy without the need for surgical intervention, doctors reported. The report, titled…