A vein thrombus occurs in the deep veins located in the legs of pelvis the vein thrombus entails a clot that blocks the blood vessels causing serious health. National institute for health and clinical excellence, 2012 all rights reserved programme of care for patients who are at risk of or who develop vte, users of provoked deep vein thrombosis (dvt) or pulmonary embolism (pe) dvt or pe.
The term venous thromboembolism (vte) is used to describe two conditions, deep vein thrombosis (dvt) and pulmonary embolism (pe) this term is used.
Most ideas about the pathogenesis of deep venous thrombosis (dvt) are (dvt ) is a significant and costly health-care and social problem part of the 20th century are well described in essays by howell 55 and eagle. Deep vein thrombosis (dvt) is the formation of blood clots (thrombi) in the deep veins a review of publications obtained from medline search, medical libraries, limited value of patient history and physical examination in diagnosing deep vein thrombosis in primary care american thoracic society.
Deep vein thrombosis is a serious condition with potentially fatal many patients in both hospital and the community are at increased risk of dvt, and it is impact on quality of life as well as on health care resources (nelzen.
If a clot forms in the blood, it can cause deep vein thrombosis it is often underdiagnosed, so it is important to seek medical care if symptoms.