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Causes of DIC

Causes of DIC

DIC, or disseminated intravascular coagulation, is caused by an abnormal increase in blood clotting due to various underlying diseases. Risk factors for DIC include a blood tranfusion reaction, certain types of leukemia, blood infection, anesthesia, liver failure, and severe injury.

Causes of DIC (Diseases Database):

The follow list shows some of the possible medical causes of DIC that are listed by the Diseases Database:

Source: Diseases Database

DIC: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of DIC, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with DIC:

DIC: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of DIC: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

DIC as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have DIC as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of DIC. Our database lists the following as having DIC as a complication of that condition:

DIC as a symptom:

Conditions listing DIC as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of DIC. Our database lists the following as having DIC as a symptom of that condition:

Medical news summaries relating to DIC:

The following medical news items are relevant to causes of DIC:

Related information on causes of DIC:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of DIC may be found in:


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