Deep vein thrombosis: a clinical review
Epidemiology. DVT is a major and a common preventable cause of death worldwide. It affects approximately 0.1% of persons per year. The overall average age- and sex-adjusted annual incidence of venous thromboembolism (VTE) is 117 per 100,000 (DVT, 48 per 100,000; PE, 69 per 100,000), with higher age-adjusted rates among males than females (130 vs 110 per 100,000, respectively). 2 Both sexes are ...
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