Table 2.

Sex-specific bleeding symptoms in the family with QPD

% (proportion) responding with the symptom
SymptomAUOR95% CIScore
Men
    Circumcised 25 (4/16) 28 (10/36) 0.9 0.2-3.9
    Abnormal bleeding when circumcised 33 (1/3) 0 (0/8) α 0.03-α
Women
    Abundant menstrual bleeding 50 (3/6) 53 (33/62) 1.0 0.1-6.0
    Menses lasting longer than 7 d 50 (3/6) 7 (4/61) 14 1.6-147 1
    Blood-soiled garments with menses 50 (3/6) 45 (28/62) 1.0 0.2-8.3
    Double protection used with menses 50 (3/6) 18 (11/61) 5.0 0.6-34
    Hysterectomy to control menses 17 (1/6) 5 (3/63) 4.0 0.1-63
    Been pregnant 71 (5/7) 60 (38/63) 2.0 0.2-13
    Transfused when gave birth 40 (2/5) 5 (2/39) 12 0.8-225
All subjects
    Mother had/has abundant menstrual bleeding 50 (7/14) 32 (20/63) 2.0 0.6-8.1
    Sister(s) had/has abundant menstrual bleeding 57 (4/7) 51 (22/43) 1.0 0.2-8.4
  • OR and 95% CI compare affected (A) to unaffected (U) family members. — indicates items not included in bleeding scores.