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Are You at Risk for Travel-Related Blood Clots?

January 11, 2019

Are You at Risk for Travel-Related Blood Clots?

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Many Americans will travel over the winter months. Some of them are at a higher risk of forming a blood clot in a large vein. Known as deep vein thrombosis (DVT), long periods of sitting, like when traveling, cause this dangerous condition. What you need to know about DVT You may be at an increased […]

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Tags: blood clots, deep vein thrombosis, DVT, swelling, travel-related blood clots, UCLA Gonda Venous Center