variants or chiefly British parahaemophilia
: a congenital deficiency of factor V in the blood that is associated with hemorrhagic diathesis and abnormally slow clotting time

called also Owren's disease

Dictionary Entries Near parahemophilia

Cite this Entry

“Parahemophilia.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!