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What are the risks?

Not everyone diagnosed with a blood clot can find an associated cause. However certain factors are known to increase the risk of clots. Here you can learn about what has been known to cause clots and find out if you are at risk. 

Warning signs of DVT and PE

Symptoms of DVT or PE can be difficult to identify, as they are different for everyone. Learn how to recognise warning signs here.

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How are DVT and PE diagnosed?

Your doctor has access to a few different diagnostic procedures for deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism. Before you see your doctor, you may want to be familiar with them. Read more here.
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Minimising your DVT risk factors

Some lifestyle habits and hereditary conditions could also influence your risk of developing DVT. There are steps you can take to minimise some of these risks. Find out more here.
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UK/IE/MAT-72246. April 2024