Diagnosis of Deep Vein Thrombosis ( DVT ) using Color Duplex Imaging ( CDI ) versus D Dimer Test

  • Nadia A. Salih, Bushra H. Almalik, Abu Naib BaderEldin
  • Published 2013

Abstract

Several diagnostic strategies using ultrasound imaging, measurement of D-dimer, and assessment of clinical probability of disease have proved safe in patients with suspected deep-vein thrombosis,. The purpose of this review is to discuss the utility of venous ultrasonography as the foundation for diagnosis of lower extremity DVT. The effectiveness and… (More)

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