Deep vein thrombosis
Deep vein thrombosis
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Signs & Symptoms of DVT

DVT Symptoms
In many cases, DVT symptoms may not be noticeable and may occur suddenly.
DVT symptoms include:

  • Leg pain, usually starting in your calf, that feels like cramping and moves throughout your leg and foot
  • Redness and warmth over the painful area
  • Swelling in the leg, ankle and/or foot
  • Vein swelling near the surface of the skin

Warning Signs of Pulmonary Embolism
If you have any of these warning signs, it’s imperative you seek medical attention right away.

  • Shortness of breath that comes on suddenly
  • Chest pain when you inhale
  • Rapid pulse
  • Coughing up blood


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