What Is Post Thrombotic Syndrome?

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What is post thrombotic syndrome?

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Post thrombotic syndrome, also called post-phlebetic syndrome, can develop months or even years after you’ve had deep vein thrombosis. It can cause lasting and possibly disabling pain, swelling and a feeling of heaviness in the affected leg.

 

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