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  • It involves reduced activity of factor XI and is characterized by mild bleeding such as nosebleeds (epistaxis) or prolonged menstrual bleeding, or mild bleeding after tonsillectomies or dental extractions.
  • A nosebleed, also called epistaxis, is a loss of blood from any blood vessel in the nose.
  • "Epistaxis." eMedicine, January 23, 2004.
  • Epistaxis is a term given to bleeding from the nose.