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Deep vein thrombosis

Deep vein thrombosis: Introduction

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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Home Diagnostic Testing and Deep vein thrombosis

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Causes of Types of Deep vein thrombosis:

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Deep vein thrombosis: Symptom Checker

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Deep vein thrombosis Treatments

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Alternative Treatments for Deep vein thrombosis

Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed as possibly helpful for Deep vein thrombosis may include:

  • Moist heat
  • Elevate the affected area
  • Eclipta alba (Bhringraja)
  • Arjuna
  • Picorhiza kurrooa
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Stories from Users for Deep vein thrombosis

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Deep vein thrombosis: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Deep vein thrombosis

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Deep vein thrombosis: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Deep vein thrombosis

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Hospitals & Clinics: Deep vein thrombosis

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Deep vein thrombosis: Related Rare Diseases

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Deep vein thrombosis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Deep vein thrombosis

The list below shows some of the causes of Deep vein thrombosis mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Deep vein thrombosis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Deep vein thrombosis. Of the 42 causes of Deep vein thrombosis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 41 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Deep vein thrombosis:

The following list of conditions have 'Deep vein thrombosis' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Deep vein thrombosis:

The following list of medical conditions have Deep vein thrombosis or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Deep vein thrombosis Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Deep vein thrombosis based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    What are the alternative names for Deep vein thrombosis:

    DVT
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Deep vein thrombosis:

    Medical Conditions associated with Deep vein thrombosis:

    Vein symptoms (68 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes)

    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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