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A:Hemophilia is caused by an inherited genetic mutation. They don’t have enough clotting factors needed to stop bleeding. ChaCha on! [ Source: http://www.chacha.com/question/what-is-the-disease-called-when-you-don%27t-stop-bleeding ]
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What is the disease called when you don’t stop bleeding
Hemophilia is caused by an inherited genetic mutation. They don’t have enough clotting factors needed to stop bleeding. ChaCha on!
What is the disease called where you don’t stop bleeding if you g…?
Hemophilia is a rare, inherited bleeding disorder in which your blood doesn’t clot normally.
What is that one disease called when, even with a minor injury, t…?
There are several. The most commonly known ones are hemophilia and von Willebrand’s disease.

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