What Do the Results of D-Dimer Mean?

Q:
What do the results of D-dimer mean?

A:
If your result is “negative,” you most likely don’t have a problem with blood clots, such as DVT. If your result is “high,” it means you will need more testing to see whether you have a blood clot or not.

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