Understanding Genetics of Thrombophilia / Inheritance & Testing

Thrombophilia is a hereditary or acquired predisposition to develop blood clots. It is also referred to as hypercoagulation state or hypercoagulability. Below is a list of NBCA resources and articles related to genetic testing:

Talk to your healthcare provider about any questions you might have about genetic testing, and get more information and guidance from a genetic counselor. You can search for a genetic counselors in your local community here: Find a Genetic Counselor

Current News

December e-Newsletter | ‘Tis the Season

This holiday season, the National Blood Clot Alliance (NBCA) wishes you and the people you care about happiness and good health.…

Expecting or recently had a baby? Don’t let a blood clot spoil your joy.

Today, the National Blood Clot Alliance, in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, kicked off the next phase…