AIIMS November 2011 – MCQ 55

A patient with normal prothrombin time and platelet count. Bleeding time – 3 minutes. PT – 14/15. aPTT – 45/35. Factor VIII – 60 IU/dl. No history of bleeding. What is the probable diagnosis?
A. Factor VIII deficiency
B. Von Willebrand disease – Type 3
C. Factor VIII inhibitors
D. Lupus anticoagulant

Please contribute to the discussion by posting the answer with references and pointing out the errors in the question!


Add a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Comments will be displayed only after moderation.

Read previous post:
AIIMS November 2011 – MCQ 54

Investigation of choice for Zenker's diverticulum? A. Endoscopy B. Barium swallow C. MRI D. Oesophageal manometry Correct answer : B. Barium...