Symptoms of factor X deficiency
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The symptoms of factor X deficiency can range from mild to severe.1
Symptoms of mild factor X deficiency may include1:
- Easy bruising
- Mouth bleeds
- Bleeding longer than normal after injury or surgery
Symptoms of severe factor X deficiency may include1:
- Joint bleeds and bruising
- Spontaneous bleeding in the head, spinal cord, or gastrointestinal tract (for example: stomach or intestines)
Women with factor X deficiency may experience1,2:
- Heavy or prolonged bleeding during menstruation (periods)
- Complications during pregnancy or childbirth
- National Hemophilia Foundation. Factor X. https://www.hemophilia.org/Bleeding-Disorders/Types-of-Bleeding-Disorders/Other-Factor-Deficiencies/Factor-X. Accessed January 6, 2015.
- MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia. Factor X deficiency. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000553.htm. Accessed January 6, 2015.