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  1. Warfarin: Taking Your Medicine Safely

    Warfarin is a medicine that helps prevent blood clots. Because it prevents clots,it also helps prevent heart attacks,strokes,and other problems caused by blood clots. It's important to know how to take warfarin safely. What is warfarin? Why is safety an issue when you take warfarin? How do you take warfarin safely? Where to go from here Aortic Valve Regurgitation Atrial Fibrillation ...

  2. Low-Molecular-Weight Heparins for Deep Vein Thrombosis

    Drug details for Low-molecular-weight heparins for deep vein thrombosis.

  3. Deep Vein Thrombosis - Surgery

    Surgical removal of a blood clot resulting from deep vein thrombosis is usually considered only in rare cases where the clot is very large and blocking a major blood vessel, causing severe symptoms.

  4. Deep Vein Thrombosis - Prevention

    Preventive measures are used before and after any procedure or event that increases your risk of deep vein thrombosis. These measures include:Taking anticoagulants to prevent a blood clot that can develop after some types of surgery. They are also used in

  5. Deep Vein Thrombosis - Exams and Tests

    Learn more about exams and tests used to diagnose deep vein thrombosis.

  6. Doppler Ultrasound

    A Doppler ultrasound test uses reflected sound waves to evaluate blood as it flows through a blood vessel.

  7. Deep Vein Thrombosis - Treatment Overview

    The main goals of treatment for deep vein thrombosis include preventing the blood clot from becoming larger and preventing clot from traveling to the lungs (pulmonary embolism).

  8. Deep Vein Thrombosis - Other Treatment

    Learn about other treatments for deep vein thrombosis.

  9. Deep Vein Thrombosis - When To Call a Doctor

    For deep vein thrombosis, call 911 or other emergency services if you have a sudden onset of shortness of breath and/or chest pain or are coughing up blood (hemoptysis).

  10. Deep Vein Thrombosis - Health Tools

    This health tool will help you make wise health decisions or take action regarding deep vein thrombosis.

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