Right Ventricular Thrombus in a 36-Year-Old Man with Factor V Leiden

Abstract

Factor V Leiden deficiency is the most common hereditary hypercoagulable disease in the United States and involves 5% of the Caucasian population. Up to 30% of patients who present with deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary thromboembolism present with this condition. This is a case report of a 36-year-old man who experienced one episode of DVT within the… (More)

5 Figures and Tables

Topics

  • Presentations referencing similar topics