Pratap Mallick (India)


Pratap is a 14 year old with severe factor VIII deficiency. He is enrolled in the ninth grade where his favorite subject is history. He speaks the local language, Oriya, and is able to read and write English. Pratap enjoys spending time with his friends and would like to become an engineer. Pratap had two bleeding episodes per month on average last year. He visited the clinic eight times and received eight infusions.