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Deep vein thrombosis: The formation of a thrombosis in the deep veins usually within the legs. See detailed information below for a list of 42 causes of Deep vein thrombosis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Symptoms related to Deep vein thrombosis:
Blood clots (33 causes), Thrombosis, Vein symptoms (68 causes), Antiphospholipid syndrome, Clotting disorders, Congenital disorder of glycosylation type 1C, Congenital thrombotic disease due to protein C deficiency, Essential thrombocytosis, Tourniquet test
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