Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - USD ($)
12 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2019
Jun. 27, 2019
Sep. 30, 2018
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, 2019    
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 Non-accelerated Filer    
Entity Public Float     $ 18,000,000
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   19,103,570  
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2018    
Entity Shell Company false    
Entity Small Business true    
Entity Emerging growth false    
Entity Ex Transition Period false    
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes    
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code NV    
Entity File Number 001-37487