A quick mnemonic for remembering the difference between the hemophilias and what to give ‘em

“A classic V8 for B’s IX-mas gift will bleed me dry.” The majority of patients with hemophilias have hemophilia A, and the minority have hemophilia B, also known as Christmas disease (named after the first reported patient, Steven Christmas). Treatment of hemorrhage in all cases involves repletion of the deficient clotting factor. Hemophilia A, or … Continue reading A quick mnemonic for remembering the difference between the hemophilias and what to give ‘em