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Thromboembolism

Thromboembolism: Introduction

Thromboembolism: Lodgement of a blood clot causing blockage. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Thromboembolism is available below.

Symptoms of Thromboembolism

Treatments for Thromboembolism

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Thromboembolism?

Thromboembolism: Deaths

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Types of Thromboembolism

Thromboembolism: Complications

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Causes of Thromboembolism

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Disease Topics Related To Thromboembolism

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Thromboembolism: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Thromboembolism

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It is altogether too common for people to die from undiagnosed heart attack, or from delaying...read more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something...read more »

Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but often fails to be correctly diagnosed....read more »

Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations and rapid heartbeat. In rare cases, this undiagnosed condition can be fatal. It...read more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become...read more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood pressure...read more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in children. Some of the ...read more »

Thromboembolism: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Thromboembolism

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Thromboembolism: Rare Types

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Thromboembolism: Animations

Research about Thromboembolism

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Clinical Trials for Thromboembolism

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Prevention of Thromboembolism

Prevention information for Thromboembolism has been compiled from various data sources and may be inaccurate or incomplete. None of these methods guarantee prevention of Thromboembolism.

Statistics for Thromboembolism

Thromboembolism: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Thromboembolism:

Obstruction of a vessel by a blood clot that has been transported from a distant site by the blood stream. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Occlusion of a blood vessel by an embolus that has broken away from a thrombus - (Source - WordNet 2.1)

 

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