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Is Anyone Making Use Of Affordable Hand Held Infra Red Vein Viewer Devices To Assist With Seeing Your Viens.
A MyHemophiliaTeam Member asked a question 💭

I have used large costly mobile vein viewer devices in hospital.
I have found other more affordable hand held devices on the web.
Please share any experiences you may have had with your recommendations.
If possible also supply manufactures name and model number of the device.
Thanks

A MyHemophiliaTeam Member

Any feedback? My veins are mostly collapsed.

When Surgery Is Needed , How Do You Get Oncologists/hematologists To Work With Surgeons To Arrange Surgery, Infusions, And Observation?
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I posted an in detail story about what’s happening, but in short. I need multiple surgeries and I am constantly being canceled by the oncologist for numerous reasons (not financial) for some ridiculous reasons such as dates, locations, etc. no referrals or rescheduling, no nothing, just cancels the surgery and surgeons eventually get annoyed and back out leaving me scavenging for other surgeons. Which most once they hear hemophilia refuse to do the surgery because apparently this is a common… read more

A MyHemophiliaTeam Member

I use to have the same situation. Now I have them contact my hemotologist to set up a treatment plan together. Since I started this method. I haven't been rescheduled, denied, postponed, etc

Elbow Pain - Older Haemophiliacs
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Are there any older guys with haemophilia that are experiencing chronic pain in both elbows. Right hand small finger has pins and needles feeling?

A MyHemophiliaTeam Member

I have pins and needles in my small finger as well as the next. Xrays shows that I have a nerve caught in the elbow joint. Got used to it after an few years. Now I have Carpal tunnel syndrome as well.

I Have Factor IX Deficiency. I Am Trying To Get Dental Work Done But They Want To Charge Too Much. Are There Any Programs That Might Help?
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A MyHemophiliaTeam Member

Why are they charging so much. Is it just because of the dental work or because your factor 8 deficient?

Is It Safe To Have A Spinal? Or Would I Be Better Off Having General Anesthesia
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i need knee surgery, and maybe back surgery. I have a pace maker and can't have an MRI aslo, they want to inject dye into me back to see what is going on. I was told i could end up as a cripple if i bleed. Anyone know about this

A MyHemophiliaTeam Member

GENERAL anesthesia because with a spinal you'll wake up with a headache and pain you don't want that

Pregnancy, Labor And Delivery With Von Willebrands
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HI I am a 31 year old female with Von Willebrands. I was told I would die during labor and delievery, but notice you have 2 children. Did you have any complications during pregnqacy and childbirth?

A MyHemophiliaTeam Member

Also as long as you know that you have Von Willebrands and are able to get proper treatment before and after delivery there is no reason why you shouldn't have a perfect pregnancy. Actually your body… read more

Has Anyone Have Prolonged Menstrual Cycles Associated With Excessive Bleeding
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Has anyone have prolonged menstrual cycles associated with excessive bleeding and been diagnosed with von willebrand disease

A MyHemophiliaTeam Member

I have von williebrands and ITP---(thrombocytopenia) had to have an operation called ablation. Blood. N platelett. Transfusions werent helping me. Had fibroids n polyps. Blood just kept pouring… read more