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Deep vein thrombosis, or DVT, is a blood clot that forms in a vein deep in the body. Most deep vein clots occur in the lower leg or thigh. If the vein swells, the condition is called thrombophlebitis. A deep vein thrombosis can break loose and cause a serious problem in the lung, called a pulmonary embolism, or a heart attack or stroke.
Patient satisfaction a poor proxy for quality of care in elective cranial neurosurgery

Patient satisfaction a poor proxy for quality of care in elective cranial neurosurgery

Peripherally inserted central catheter use associated with lower-extremity DVT

Peripherally inserted central catheter use associated with lower-extremity DVT

McMaster University hematologist finds different limb loss syndromes

McMaster University hematologist finds different limb loss syndromes

High-risk patients not receiving recommended treatment for blood clots

High-risk patients not receiving recommended treatment for blood clots

New study shows frequent travel promotes stress, loneliness, and long-term health problems

New study shows frequent travel promotes stress, loneliness, and long-term health problems

Higher case volume linked with improved outcomes for catheter-based blood clot removal in LE-DVT patients

Higher case volume linked with improved outcomes for catheter-based blood clot removal in LE-DVT patients

3SBio purchases entire equity interest in Zhejiang Wansheng

3SBio purchases entire equity interest in Zhejiang Wansheng

New UTMB study finds no association between testosterone therapy and blood clots in veins

New UTMB study finds no association between testosterone therapy and blood clots in veins

Alternative approach to treat fatal blood clots found to be more effective in patients

Alternative approach to treat fatal blood clots found to be more effective in patients

Lixiana (edoxaban) recommended for treating, preventing recurrent DVT and PE in adults

Lixiana (edoxaban) recommended for treating, preventing recurrent DVT and PE in adults

Surgery delays for elderly patients with traumatic spinal cord injury

Surgery delays for elderly patients with traumatic spinal cord injury

Henry Ford Hospital wins Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Quality Achievement Award

Henry Ford Hospital wins Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Quality Achievement Award

Statins benefit patients undergoing major lung resection, lower major complications

Statins benefit patients undergoing major lung resection, lower major complications

Preventing neutrophils from producing NETs can accelerate wound healing in diabetic mice

Preventing neutrophils from producing NETs can accelerate wound healing in diabetic mice

Study suggests that blood clots in abdominal vein could be an indicator of undiagnosed cancer

Study suggests that blood clots in abdominal vein could be an indicator of undiagnosed cancer

Heparin market in Europe estimated to reach USD 3,148.0 million by 2022

Heparin market in Europe estimated to reach USD 3,148.0 million by 2022

Scientists find way to accelerate wound healing in diabetic mice

Scientists find way to accelerate wound healing in diabetic mice

Lung cancer surgery patients at higher risk of developing venous thromboembolism

Lung cancer surgery patients at higher risk of developing venous thromboembolism

UM experts warn of serious risks associated with common IV devices

UM experts warn of serious risks associated with common IV devices

Hormone therapy does not safeguard post-menopausal women against cardiovascular disease

Hormone therapy does not safeguard post-menopausal women against cardiovascular disease