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Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Protein C deficiency

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* Not a rare disease

Other Names for this Disease
  • Hereditary thrombophilia due to congenital protein C deficiency
  • Hereditary thrombophilia due to PC deficiency
  • Hereditary thrombophilia due to protein C deficiency
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Your Questions Answered


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  • I have had protein C deficiency for 20+ years. I have been taking warfarin after initial coumadin treatment. I have had DVT and PE clots but they have not been present since my INR stabilized years ago. What are the long term effects of being on warfarin? I have been told about long term effects of being on other medications but they tell me there are no long term effects of warfarin. Is that correct? Click here for answer

  • Is protein C deficiency inherited from your mother or father? Click here for answer

Other Names for this Disease
  • Hereditary thrombophilia due to congenital protein C deficiency
  • Hereditary thrombophilia due to PC deficiency
  • Hereditary thrombophilia due to protein C deficiency
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.