Possible DVT treatment options

Knowing about available DVTDeep Vein Thrombosis (DVT): The condition that describes when a blood clot, or thrombus, develops in a deep vein. treatments can help improve the dialogue with your doctor

Often times when we go to the doctor, we want a quick diagnosis and simple treatment regime. When it comes to DVTDeep Vein Thrombosis (DVT): The condition that describes when a blood clot, or thrombus, develops in a deep vein., however, it can be beneficial to know about all the available treatment options. Not only can this help open a more informative dialogue with your doctor, but it can also give you a better understanding for why your doctor chooses a particular treatment for you.

After your doctor assesses the severity of your DVTDeep Vein Thrombosis (DVT): The condition that describes when a blood clot, or thrombus, develops in a deep vein. along with other lifestyle or risk factors, he or she will most often prescribe a tablet medication, an injection medication or a combination thereof. However, other treatments as well as surgery for acute cases are also available.

  • Heparin and Low Molecular Weight Heparin (LMWH)
  • Direct Oral Anticoagulants (DOAC)
  • Surgery

If you would like more details about the particular medicines or procedures available, or to understand more about the risks and benefits associated with any of these treatments, please ask your doctor.



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