Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome

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What is Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome?

Antiphospholipid syndrome, Hughes syndrome, or antiphospholipid antibody syndrome is a disorder that causes blood clots (thrombosis) to form in the arteries, veins, and vital organs.

What is it like to have Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome?

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

What do patients take to treat Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome and its symptoms?

Treatments reported by members
Perceived effectiveness
Overall rating of side effects
# of Evaluations

These charts show data from Antiphospholipid syndrome patients’ latest treatment evaluations
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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Who has Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 2
20s 20
30s 61
40s 74
50s 52
60s 27
70+ 1

Gender

Distribution of females vs. males

91% Females
9% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 22
20-29 years 58
30-39 years 47
40-49 years 20
50-59 years 7
60-69 years 2
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 197
Not Diagnosed 9

These charts show data from Antiphospholipid syndrome patients who have completed their condition history
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