Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document And Entity Information

Document And Entity Information - USD ($)
12 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2016
Jun. 25, 2016
Sep. 30, 2015
Aggregate maximum liquidated damages amount      
Entity Registrant Name Aethlon Medical Inc    
Entity Central Index Key 0000882291    
Document Type 10-K    
Document Period End Date Mar. 31, 2016    
Amendment Flag false    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --03-31    
Is Entity a Well-known Seasoned Issuer? No    
Is Entity a Voluntary Filer? No    
Is Entity's Reporting Status Current? Yes    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Public Float     $ 49,000,000
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   7,622,393  
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2016