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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.
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

Researchers invent novel sock that can help prevent DVT, improve survival rates of patients

Researchers invent novel sock that can help prevent DVT, improve survival rates of patients

USA Vein Clinics to open new center in Marietta, GA

USA Vein Clinics to open new center in Marietta, GA

Post-mastectomy breast reconstruction does not increase complications in older women

Post-mastectomy breast reconstruction does not increase complications in older women

Jersey Coast Vascular Institute, Meridian Health partner to accept a wide range of insurances

Jersey Coast Vascular Institute, Meridian Health partner to accept a wide range of insurances

Steroid use associated with five-fold increase of blood clots in IBD patients

Steroid use associated with five-fold increase of blood clots in IBD patients

Daiichi Sankyo receives FDA approval for SAVAYSA (edoxaban) Tablets

Daiichi Sankyo receives FDA approval for SAVAYSA (edoxaban) Tablets

Medical researchers at Saint Louis University bring hope to those in pain and sickness

Medical researchers at Saint Louis University bring hope to those in pain and sickness

Studies presented at ASH meeting compare new, standard-of-care treatments for blood clots

Studies presented at ASH meeting compare new, standard-of-care treatments for blood clots

Daiichi Sankyo releases new formulation of LIXIANA 60 mg Tablets

Daiichi Sankyo releases new formulation of LIXIANA 60 mg Tablets

Stago receives FDA approval for automated, highly sensitive D-dimer test

Stago receives FDA approval for automated, highly sensitive D-dimer test

New guidance can help physicians determine best oral blood thinners for patients

New guidance can help physicians determine best oral blood thinners for patients

ESC launches first recommendations on use of all new oral anticoagulants in pulmonary embolism

ESC launches first recommendations on use of all new oral anticoagulants in pulmonary embolism

Study explores the effectiveness of stents in treating vein obstructions

Study explores the effectiveness of stents in treating vein obstructions

Doctor offers 5 tips for reducing risk of deep vein thrombosis

Doctor offers 5 tips for reducing risk of deep vein thrombosis

New supplement covers current knowledge and methods for management of AAICH

New supplement covers current knowledge and methods for management of AAICH

Cardiovascular Research Foundation to co-sponsor 2014 VEINS conference

Cardiovascular Research Foundation to co-sponsor 2014 VEINS conference