Is The Development Of A Blood Clot.
DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS (DVT)
Is A Blood Clot Deep In The Veins Usually Found In The Lower Leg Or Groin.
PULMONARY EMBOLISM (PE)
Occurs When A Clot Breaks Free And Travels To The Lungs.
On Average, 200,000 People In The US Die Every Year From Blood Clots - That's More Deaths Than AIDS, Breast CancerAnd Car Crashes COMBINED!
Most Of These Deaths Could Have Been Prevented!
SIGNS & SYMPTOMS:
-Swelling of the limbs
-Unexpected pain or tenderness in legs or groin area
-skin that is warm to the touch
Many times the symptoms are overlooked!
REDUCE YOUR RISK!
Know and understand the facts.
Seek medical attention IMMEDIATELY if you experience symptoms.
Ask These Questions:
1. Could this be a blood clot?
2. Should I have diagnostic testing?