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Deep vein thrombosis

Deep vein thrombosis: Introduction

A blood clot in a deep vein. The blood clot that commonly occurs occurs in the deeper veins in the thigh or calf but may occur in the deep veins of the arms. A blood clot is also called a thrombus. The condition can be very painful and can lead to serious complications. ...more »

Symptoms of Deep vein thrombosis

Treatments for Deep vein thrombosis

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Deep vein thrombosis?

Deep vein thrombosis: Related Patient Stories

Deep vein thrombosis: Deaths

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Alternative Treatments for Deep vein thrombosis

Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed in various sources as possibly beneficial for Deep vein thrombosis may include:

  • Moist heat
  • Elevate the affected area
  • Eclipta alba (Bhringraja)
  • Arjuna
  • Picorhiza kurrooa
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Diagnostic Tests for Deep vein thrombosis

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Deep vein thrombosis: Complications

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Causes of Deep vein thrombosis

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Disease Topics Related To Deep vein thrombosis

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Deep vein thrombosis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Deep vein thrombosis

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 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 milder. Some of the conditions which may be causes 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. Women with the 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. more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack, whereas there are various more »

Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps, particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the 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 more »

Deep vein thrombosis: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Deep vein thrombosis

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Deep vein thrombosis: Rare Types

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Latest Treatments for Deep vein thrombosis

Deep vein thrombosis: Animations

Prognosis for Deep vein thrombosis

Prevention of Deep vein thrombosis

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Statistics for Deep vein thrombosis

Deep vein thrombosis: Broader Related Topics

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