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- Website: Mayo Clinic
- Resource type: Article
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Deep vein thrombosis can be caused by prolonged bedrest or sitting for long periods of time. Symptoms include leg pain or swelling in the leg. This condition can be very serious since it increases your risk for pulmonary embolism. If you have signs of DVT, see your doctor.
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Rated on: 8/24/2017 4:28:16 PM
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