Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) In Pregnancy


May, 2018

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) In Pregnancy

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  When you experience blood clot in your leg, pelvis or thighs then you may have DVT or a deep vein thrombosis. The condition is not very common but pregnant women are prone to get DVT more than women who are not pregnant. DVT is caused because during pregnancy the blood clotting proteins increase and the level of the anti-clotting protein decreases. The uterus gets enlarged during pregnancy and this…