Posts Tagged ‘Factor V Leiden’
A patient may ask: “I am on warfarin – can I donate blood?” Your answer: “No”. A person on an anticoagulant will not be accepted as a blood donor Read the rest of this entry »
Liz Varga, Certified Genetic Counselor, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus OH writes….
Some patients or their family members may be concerned about genetic testing for thrombophilias for fear of genetic discrimination. Fortunately in the United States, laws are in place that can alleviate this concern. Read the rest of this entry »