Deep Vein Thrombosis Leg Pain (Blood Clot in Leg)

Deep Vein Thrombosis Leg Pain (Blood Clot in Leg)

patient education

DVT is a condition in which blood clot forms in one of the major deep veins such as in regions of the legs, thighs, pelvis, or arm. Leg pain is a common symptom of DVT due to clot formation. The blockage can cause acute pain, swelling, or warmth in the leg that is affected by DVT.

VTE (Venous Thromboembolism): Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment

VTE (Venous Thromboembolism): Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment

patient education

The ability of blood to clot is what keeps us alive. Without it, even a simple paper cut can become an emergency condition. But when the blood clot affects our vein, it becomes even more deadly. Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a condition that encompasses two other conditions which are inter-related.