Health Tip: Spot the Signs of Deep Venous Thrombosis

powered by healthline

Average Ratings

A blood clot that usually forms in the leg

WEDNESDAY, April 28 (HealthDay News) -- Deep venous thrombosis is characterized by formation of a blood clot inside a vein that's deep within the body.

The U.S. National Library of Medicine offers this list of deep venous thrombosis symptoms:

  • Redness appearing on one leg.
  • One leg feeling unusually warm.
  • Pain in one leg, including when you stand or put your weight on the affected leg.
  • Soreness in one leg.
  • Swelling in one leg.

-- Diana Kohnle
Copyright © 2010 HealthDay. All rights reserved.
Article from
Top of page
General Drug Tools
General Drug Tools view all tools
Tools for
Healthy Living
Tools for Healthy Living view all tools
Search Tools
Search Tools view all tools
Insurance Plan Tools
Insurance Plan Tools view all tools