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Prolonged menstrual bleeding, APTT above normal. Is it the reason for bleeding?

Hello...i hav been suffering from prolonged menstrual bleeding from few months...nd my all reports r normal except the aptt which is above the normal level...can it be the reason for bleeding...i hav ben suffering from this problem from so many years...nd doctors only give me the harmonal treatment of 21 days....can u plzz help me on this...
Asked On : Sat, 10 Nov 2012
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yes it is the cause of yor prolonged bleeding. there is a disease called von willibrands disease, in which there is prolonged bleeding, and aPTT is prolonged. you might be suffering from this.
Answered: Sat, 10 Nov 2012
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