If you smoke, take estrogens
or birth control pills or have
conditions such as cancer,
autoimmune disorders like lupus,
had certain recent surgeries or
are obese, you may be at
greater risk of developing VTE.
Venous Thromboembolism (V TE)
is a blood clot in the vein.
The good news is VTE is often preventable.
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