Prothrombin (Factor II) deficiency as a rare bleeding disorder
Prothrombin or factor II is an important factor in the coagulation cascade and a part of the common pathway. Deficiency of prothrombin (factor II) can be either inherited or acquired. The inherited Prothrombin deficiency is considered as one of the rarest bleeding disorders. It is inherited as autosomal recessive. This study reports a young girl at Saudi German Hospital in Al-Madinah, KSA with a prolonged PT, aPTT, the nose and gum bleeding with a very low level of factor II.
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