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Question 6

You are contacted by the surgical registrar for advice about interpreting some blood results on a 19 year old student from Malaysia with suspected appendicitis.  He tells you that he has a history of marked bruising following minor trauma and he bleeds excessively from small cuts.

Hb  14.5 g/dL  WC 11.4  Platelets 330

PT unrecordable   APTT unrecordable (both markedly prolonged)

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