Cincinnati Children’s provides comprehensive testing and consultation for patients whose symptoms might indicate a bleeding disorder. The team is made up of hematologists specializing in bleeding disorders in children and nurse care managers and social workers who can provide comprehensive care and meet the needs of patients and families.
Patients come to the clinic with concerns that may include frequent nosebleeds, unexplained bruising, heavy menstrual bleeding, abnormal blood test results, and/or a family history of either excessive bleeding or known bleeding disorders.
Cincinnati Children’s offers extensive testing capabilities, including an on-site coagulation laboratory, radiology services and genetic testing.
Among the many diagnoses we see at the Bleeding Disorders Evaluation Clinic are:
Following the initial evaluation, our medical team will talk to patients and their families about diagnosis and treatment options. The team can also provide a written summary for the family and referring physician.