Ever heard of deep-vein thrombosis? Most adults haven’t! However, becoming aware of this critical health problem can eliminate numerous deaths each year. As simply noted byHarved Health Publications, “deep-vein thrombosis is a blood clot that forms in a leg or arm vein. It can have devastating consequences, especially if part of the clot breaks away and travels to the lungs (called a pulmonary embolism).”
Don’t be part of the percentage of people at risk for this more serious health concern. Call Island Vein Specialists for a consultation today, to discuss how we can pinpoint blood clots with ultrasound techniques and administer other various vein treatments.
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