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Travel Health Tips for Deep Vein Thrombosis [infographic]

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Quick Facts About DVT

Deep Vein Thrombosis (or DVT) is a condition where a clot, or clots, form in one or more of the deep veins, usually in the legs.

Risk Factors for DVT

DVT Symptoms

Prevention of DVT

Treatment of DVT

Recommendation if DVT is suspected while traveling: MEDICAL ATTENTION IS NEEDED

Clots that break free will travel upstream and may cause a pulmonary embolism, which could be life-threatening and require immediate treatment. In remote locations, an emergency medical evacuation may be needed.

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