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Bariatric Surgery And Von Willdebrands Disease
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Hello, I was wondering if anyone with hemophilia has had bariatric surgery or any Marjory surgery? I was wondering how the surgery went and if there were any complications? I am considering surgery . Even though I have a very mild form of hemophilia one surgeon said he wouldn't risk it and the other one said it's no big deal?. I was just looking for advice from others who has been through it and the out comes..

posted December 26, 2016
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Knee replacement surgery. If you need surgery, you need it. I have severe hemophilia, and had no complication in relation to hemophilia.

posted January 28, 2017
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check with your Hemotologist, I've had several procedures and it totally can be taken care of if properly planned ahead. I am moderate Factor VIII that bleeds severe. If you have no hemotologist, contact your closest HTC. go to :

posted December 31, 2016
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Sorry, I know it's been awhile, and you may have had your procedure already. I have had extensive surgeries done, and with preplanning and my HTC doctor's orders in place, I have not had problems related to bleeding. Good luck to you

posted July 19, 2018
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I know this is has been a while since your post, but my mother and I both have Von W. and both had the sleeve surgery. No issues at all with bleeding. I have had multiple surgeries and no issues except prolonged bleeding with wisdom teeth. We always plan infusions before after and for the next few days after.

posted September 13, 2017
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Thank you for the replys.. each were helpful.. I feel more confident then I did before. Im just waiting on the okay to start the process..

posted January 31, 2017

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