VTE Risk Factors

The cause of thrombosis is unknown in half of all  cases.

Although in half of the cases of thrombosis and pulmonary embolism we do not know why a blood clot formed or why it traveled to the lungs, we are now able to identify several risk factors that can trigger venous thromboembolic disease.

The main causes of thrombosis are:

CALCULATE THE POSSIBILITY OF A VTE

 

Several factors may lead to the development of VTE. In this graph, connected in real time with the RIETE Registry,  where you can consult the risk of suffering a thrombosis or a pulmonary embolism consistent with the main triggers

 

The results obtained from these graphics come from a database (RIETE), and its rights are duly protected by current intellectual property laws. Use without permission or explicit consent of the rights holder is strictly prohibited.
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