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Resistance to activated protein C (APC-R) is the leading cause of deep vein thrombosis (DVT). Deficiencies of protein C (PC) or its cofactor protein S (PS) are less frequent. Resistance usually results from nucleotide substitution (1691 GA) in the factor V gene (Leiden mutation). We searched for APC-R and the Leiden mutation (FVL) and measured the(More)
Venous thromboembolism and associated complications often leading to permanent disability or death are an important problem in modern medicine. Congenital or acquired disorders of the hemostatic system, such as hypercoagulation or thrombophilia, predispose to thrombosis. The aims of the study were as follows: 1. To assess the prevalence of thrombophilia in(More)
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