Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - USD ($)
12 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2018
Jun. 08, 2018
Sep. 30, 2017
Document And Entity Information      
Entity Registrant Name AETHLON MEDICAL INC    
Entity Central Index Key 0000882291    
Document Type 10-K    
Document Period End Date Mar. 31, 2018    
Amendment Flag false    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --03-31    
Entity a Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity a Voluntary Filer No    
Entity's Reporting Status Current Yes    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Public Float     $ 11,000,000
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   17,761,206  
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2018