Indian Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

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Year
: 2017  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 92--96

Deep Vein Thrombosis is Not Uncommon in India


Edwin Stephen, Vimalin Samuel, Sunil Agarwal, Dheepak Selvaraj, Prabhu Premkumar 
 Department of Vascular Surgery, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India

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Edwin Stephen
Department of Vascular Surgery, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu
India

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) has for long been under-diagnosed and ignored as one of the major causes of morbidity worldwide. Knowledge of the pathology and treatment of DVT has progressed many fold over the years. Inspite of it being common, knowledge of diagnosis and treatment of this potentially fatal condition remains limited. In this review article, we look at the DVT and the available options for diagnosis and treatment.


How to cite this article:
Stephen E, Samuel V, Agarwal S, Selvaraj D, Premkumar P. Deep Vein Thrombosis is Not Uncommon in India.Indian J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2017;4:92-96


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Stephen E, Samuel V, Agarwal S, Selvaraj D, Premkumar P. Deep Vein Thrombosis is Not Uncommon in India. Indian J Vasc Endovasc Surg [serial online] 2017 [cited 2020 Jun 5 ];4:92-96
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