Diagnosis of Deep Vein Thrombosis

Deep venous thrombosis symptoms are shared by many other conditions and diagnosis may be difficult, sometimes the first manifestation may even be the symptoms of pulmonary embolism. Depending on your medical history, your doctor will perform a thorough physical examination and order an imaging test of the veins of the affected leg to rule in (or rule out) DVT.

Be sure to let your doctor know if you have had any symptoms, such as those listed above. Imaging tests include:


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Dr. Efthymios (Makis) Avgerinos is a Vascular Surgeon, Associate Professor of Surgery in the Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in USA.

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Efthymios D. Avgerinos, MD, PhD, FEBVS
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Pittsburgh
Medical Center Pennsylvania, USA

E-mail: info@vascularhealth.gr