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Thrombosis

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Deep vein thrombosis and air travel

There is community concern that air travel may increase the risk of deep vein thrombosis (DVT). This page explains what DVT is, and provides a set of guidelines for the safety and comfort of air travellers.

Read more on Department of Health website

Deep vein thrombosis

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a blood clot in one of the deep veins of your body, usually in your leg.

Read more on WA Health website

Deep Venous Thrombosis (Leg)Information for Consumers - Deep Venous Thrombosis (Leg)

This article tells consumers about deep venous thrombosis (DVT) of the leg and how it is diagnosed, including what imaging tests they may need to have.This article tells consumers about deep venous thrombosis (DVT) of the leg and how it is diagnosed, including what imaging tests they may need to have.

Read more on Diagnostic Imaging Pathways website

Deep Venous Thrombosis (Arm)Information for Consumers - Deep Venous Thrombosis (Arm)

This article tells consumers about deep venous thrombosis (DVT) of the arm and how it is diagnosed, including what imaging tests they may need to have.This article tells consumers about deep venous thrombosis (DVT) of the arm and how it is diagnosed, including what imaging tests they may need to have.

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Pulmonary Embolism

This page looks at what happens when clots that form as a result of deep vein thrombosis end up in your lung.

Read more on Lung Foundation Australia website

Radiology tests & treatments: 6 recommendations from Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR)

Recommendations from the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists on imaging for ankle trauma, deep venous thrombosis (DVT), pulmonary embolism & low back pain.

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D-dimer - Lab Tests Online AU

When you have symptoms of a disease or condition that causes acute and/or chronic inappropriate blood clot formation such as: DVT (deep vein thrombosis), PE (pulmonary embolism), or DIC (disseminated intravascular coagulation), and to monitor the progress and treatment of DIC and other thrombotic conditions

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DVT and flying - myDr.com.au

The risk of DVT doubles after a long-haul flight. Find out about the symptoms and risk factors for DVT, and how to prevent it.

Read more on myDr website

Venography (Venogram)

This article tells you about a venogram, the benefits and the risks, what happens before, during and after having a venogram.

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Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filters

This article tells you about the purpose of an Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) filter, IVC filter risks and what happens before, during and after having a filter inserted.

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