Genetic disorder hemophillia

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Genetic disorder hemophillia

  1. 1. Genetic Disorder Project Hemophilia
  2. 2. Description <ul><li>Hemophilia is a Chromosome disorder located on the 23ed or the sex chromosome </li></ul><ul><li>People affected with this disorder lack a protein in their blood that causes it to not to clot when they get a cut or injury. </li></ul><ul><li>With out clotting factors their cuts wont close and keep bleeding. </li></ul><ul><li>Before the average life span was from age 11-20 but with today’s medicine average life span can be reduced by only 10 years. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Symptoms <ul><li>Cut or scratches keep bleeding for a long time. </li></ul><ul><li>Random internal bleeding called “bleeds” </li></ul><ul><li>Large random swollen limbs and areas or the body from blood leaking outs of the vessels. </li></ul><ul><li>Large area burses from minor bumps or taps </li></ul>
  4. 4. Who is affected? <ul><li>This is linked through the 23ed X chromosome so it will affect more males then females but can happen to both genders. </li></ul><ul><li>It affects males more because it’s a X linked Dominate disorder so males don’t have the 2ed x chromosome to hide the Dominate X </li></ul><ul><li>It can happen to females when a affected father and a carrier mother have a girl but for a male only one parent needs to be a carrier or affected. </li></ul><ul><li>Males can not be carries only affected or nothing while females can be carriers, affected ,or nether. </li></ul>
  5. 5. How dose this happen and its inheritance pattern <ul><li>This can happen to either gender but more commonly affects males. </li></ul><ul><li>It can happen to females when a affected father and a carrier mother have a girl but for a male only one parent needs to be a carrier or affected. </li></ul><ul><li>Males can not be carries only affected or nothing while females can be carriers, affected ,or nether </li></ul>
  6. 6. What’s happing inside? <ul><li>You child is missing a extremely important clotting protein that prevents their wounds to close up and stop the bleeding. </li></ul><ul><li>Also the “bleeds” are from the lack of the clotting factor and nothings keeping the blood from pouring out of the blood vessels causing random internal bleeding. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Treatments <ul><li>Currently there are no cures but there are treatments. </li></ul><ul><li>Treatments can include being injected with a clotting factor when they are about to undergo a surgery or something that causes bleeding like dental procedures . </li></ul>
  8. 8. Helpful home research <ul><li>http://en. wikipedia .org/ wiki / haemophilia </li></ul><ul><li>http://www. hemophiliavillage .com </li></ul><ul><li>http:// ghr . nlm . nih . gov /condition/hemophilia </li></ul><ul><li>http://www. nhlbi . nih . gov /health/ dic /Diseases/hemophilia/hemophilia_what.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.hemophilia.org </li></ul>
  9. 9. Work cited <ul><li>http://en. wikipedia .org/ wiki / haemophilia </li></ul><ul><li>http://www. hemophiliavillage .com/hemophilia-info-center/default. aspx </li></ul><ul><li>http:// ghr . nlm . nih . gov /condition/hemophilia </li></ul><ul><li>Hemophilia (Diseases and people)-Edward Willett </li></ul><ul><li>Textbook of Hemophilia-Christine A. Lee </li></ul>

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