Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Risk Calculator

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A blood clot in the deep venous system of the leg leads to deep vein thrombosis (DVT), which is a major cause of morbidity and mortality, especially in hospitalized and surgical patients whose movement is restricted.

Find out your probability and risk for Deep Vein Thrombosis and the treatment options that are available.
Select Your Details
Ethnicity *
Gender * Male Female
Age *
Are you currently suffering from any of the following?
Swelling of the entire leg
Swelling in one of the lower legs (calf muscles)
Swelling in the legs, which when pressed causes depression of the skin even
     after the pressure is released (Pitting edema)
Does it hurt when you press your calf or thigh?
Presence of Varicose Veins
History of any Cancer of the body
Is your movement disabled at present or in the recent past (<1 month) due to any of the following reasons?
Confined to bed for more than 3 days due to medical or surgical conditions
Unable to move the leg due to plaster cast (to treat fracture or any other reason)
Partial or complete paralysis
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This calculator has been modeled based on the article 'Value of assessment of pretest probability of deep-vein thrombosis in clinical management' The Lancet, Volume 350, Issue 9094, Pages 1795 - 1798, 20 December 1997doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(97)08140-3

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