Is Factor V Leiden contagious?

Is Factor V Leiden contagious?

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Factor V is not contagious through bodily fluid contact. It is a genetic mutation and can be hereditary.

Posted Sep 1, 2017 by Stacy 2650

Is Factor V Leiden contagious?

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FACTOR V LEIDEN AND APS
I was diagnosed in 2001 after a series of TIA's and a smart neurologist who suspected there was something more to be investigated since I had a history of DVT's and my mother's family has had numerous blood clots.  Since then I was also diagnosed w...
MY STORY
I WAS DIAGNOSED IN MARCH OF THIS YEAR AFTER HAVING MY 2ND PULMONARY EMBOLISM.  THE DOCTORS COULD NOT FIGURE OUT WHERE MY BLOOD CLOTS WERE COMING FROM SINCE I DID NOT HAVE ANY DVT'S.  I HAVE BOTH GENES, SO I WILL BE ON BLOOD THINNERS THE REST OF MY ...
FACTORV LEIDEN AND LIVEDOID VASCULOPATHY SURVIVOR
My name is MARTIN R. LEMIEUX, and for over 20 years now I’ve survived five DVTS – BLOOD CLOTS in my left leg, one clot in my right leg, and another clot in my left pelvic area. As if that wasn’t enough, I’ve also had to manage three massive c...
MY FIRST DVT / PE
In the spring of 2010, I was working and felt that it was a little difficult to bend my right knee / walk - I felt very little swelling / heat so I thought little of it, especially in light of a prior history of having knee problems in that same leg....
MY WORLD OF WARCRAFT INJURY
I sat and played World of Warcraft for two hours straight. When I got up the back of my right leg hurt behind my knee. My lower leg started swelling. I made a dr's spot, for after work, in two weeks when they had an late afternoon opening. I had been...

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