Pathophysiology of Deep Vein Thrombosis

Byron Webb Romero, RN, MSN

Finished BSN at Lyceum of the Philippines University, and Master of Science in Nursing Major in Adult Health Nursing at the University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center. Currently working at Manila Doctors College of Nursing as a Team Leader for Level I and II, Lecturer for Professional Nursing Subjects, and also a Clinical Instructor.

17 Responses

  1. jimcale says:

    yes! it is thrombophlebitis and mostly is cause by blockage of vein by thormbus in some where in the vein espicealy deep vein and most occur in the lower extremety

  2. Pat Hobson says:

    I had this. PE Hospitalized for 5 days. Lovanox shots in stomach. Clots went to my lungs. I take Warfarin every day and will for the rest of my life. But God, the events that saved my life could only have happened because of God. Normally clots go from lungs to your heart, then, of course, death. Main symptoms: Leg cramps, shortness of breath. Get checked. I was told by Dr, God just wasn’t ready for me to come yet. I knew God had more for me to do. I just give Thanks and Praise to God.

  3. Kety Ramirez says:

    Well done information.

  4. Tnx for these very informative article.

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  6. @mila heparin or warfarin are used to inhibit blood coagulation & treatment for thrombosis

  7. Mila Fayloga says:

    My question:is Coumadin the specific drug for DVT?

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  9. Terry Lewis says:

    DVT kills! Don’t play around with this very serious condition! Always wear compression stockings if you are flying over long periods of time! Interstate/overseas travellers take note. If you or someone you know is susceptible to any type of thrombosis then it is vital that you see your medical professional immediately! In the case of thrombosis don’t listen to the “bush remedies”, take your case to your doctor! It WILL save your life!

  10. Treatment could be blood thinners, compression stockings….if you think you or someone else has DVT then you need to see your physician.

  11. Why couldn’t they have this easy info at the touch of your finger 20yrs ago!!!?

  12. Linda Oneth says:

    Sounds serious. My BIL has DVT.

  13. Thx Whitney Dennis i like this pg

  14. Characterized by virchow’s triad

  15. Rita McElroy says:

    I think my mom has this!! :( treatments??

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