Diagnostic problems with venous thromboembolic disease in pregnancy.

Abstract

In the pregnant patient with suspected deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary embolism (PE), accurate diagnosis is required to identify patients with DVT or PE who would benefit from appropriate anticoagulant therapy, and to exclude DVT and PE in the majority of patients so they are not exposed to the risks of anticoagulants. The diagnosis of DVT and PE… (More)

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@article{Douketis1995DiagnosticPW, title={Diagnostic problems with venous thromboembolic disease in pregnancy.}, author={James Demetrios Douketis and Jeffrey S. Ginsberg}, journal={Haemostasis}, year={1995}, volume={25 1-2}, pages={58-71} }