Cancer symptoms: Watch out for THIS sign in your leg, could signal cancer | The Times of India
Deep Vein Thrombosis occurs when a blood clot, also known as thrombus, forms in one or more of the deep veins in the body, especially legs.
– Swelling and pain in one leg, rarely in both the legs
– Reddened, warm skin around the affected area
– Swollen veins, hard and painful to touch
In certain, more serious cases, a piece of the clot can break and travel to the lungs, causing chest pain and shortness of breath. This is also called pulmonary embolism or PE.
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