Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document And Entity Information

Document And Entity Information (USD $)
9 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2011
Feb. 15, 2012
Sep. 30, 2010
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]      
Entity Registrant Name Aethlon Medical Inc.    
Document Type 10-Q    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --03-31    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   111,629,725  
Entity Public Float     $ 24,500,000
Amendment Flag false    
Entity Central Index Key 0000882291    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2011    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2012    
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3