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Patient asking a doctor about blood clots

Ask the physician a question

Dr. Caprini will respond to your
question as soon as possible.
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Woman gets information about blood clots

What’s your risk of DVT?

Learn about the factors that can affect your own risk of getting a blood clot.
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Get your score now

Three convenient tools to assess your risk of Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT).
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If you’re traveling more than five hours by car or plane, you could be at risk for blood clots. Be prepared for your next trip.
» Tips for Travelers

Support Group

For Chicago-area patients, families and healthcare professionals a deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism support group.
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Dr. Caprini explains Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), demonstrates the use of stockings and bandages for compression…and more.
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Slide Shows

This section describes DVT, pulmonary embolism and other topics related to venous disease for physicians, patients and their families.
» View the Slide Shows