DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for von Willebrand's disease

Von Willebrand's disease [DOID:12531]

A coagulation protein disease that is a hereditary abnormality which slows the blood clotting process. It arises from a qualitative or quantitative deficiency of von Willebrand factor (vWF), a multimeric protein that is required for platelet adhesion.

Synonyms:  von Willebrand's disease,  DOID:12531,  von Willebrands disease,  von Willebrand's disorder,  von Willebrand's syndrome ...

Linkouts:  OMIM #1 #2 #3 #4 #5