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10 Signs of Blood Clot in Leg

Normal functioning of the body includes proper response to blood vessel injury where a series of mechanisms result to the formation of blood clots on the surface of the damaged blood vessel. This process is initiated by a blood component called platelets. However, unnecessary blood clot formations can happen inside blood vessels due to certain … Continue reading “10 Signs of Blood Clot in Leg”

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10 Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC) Facts

Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC) Before we proceed, let us first define what is DIC. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (abbreviated as DIC), is an acquired hematological disorder characterized by the abnormal clotting of blood where fibrin formation causes micro vascular thrombi in selected organs. This disorder is known to influence the development of multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS). 1. … Continue reading “10 Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC) Facts”