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Cancer risk found to be three times greater after acute thrombosis in the leg

17:29 EDT 16 Apr 2018 | News-Medical.net

Patients with the most acute type of thrombosis in the leg - known as an arterial thrombosis - risk developing diseases that are far worse than the blood clot itself. The risk of developing cancer during the first six months after the blood clot is three times greater than normal.

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