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Definition

A condition characterized by sensitivity to warfarin, a drugs used as anti-coagulants for the prevention of thromboembolic diseases in subjects with deep vein thrombosis, atrial fibrillation, or mechanical heart valve replacement. Warfarin sensitive individuals develop bleeding complications when they are given warfarin within the therapeutic ranges.

Acronym

WARFS

Synonyms

Coumarin sensitivity, X-linked

 
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