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tinzaparin

A drug that is used with another drug, warfarin, to treat blood clots that form deep in the veins and to prevent new blood clots from forming. It is a type of anticoagulant. [from NCI]

MedGen UID:
65667
Concept ID:
C0216278
Carbohydrate; Organic Chemical; Pharmacologic Substance
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Deep venous thrombosis

Deep vein thrombosis, or DVT, is a blood clot that forms in a vein deep in the body. Most deep vein clots occur in the lower leg or thigh. If the vein swells, the condition is called thrombophlebitis. A deep vein thrombosis can break loose and cause a serious problem in the lung, called a pulmonary embolism. Sitting still for a long time can make you more likely to get a DVT. Some medicines and disorders that increase your risk for blood clots can also lead to DVTs. Common symptoms are . - Warmth and tenderness over the vein . - Pain or swelling in the part of the body affected . - Skin redness . Treatment includes medicines to ease pain and inflammation, break up clots and keep new clots from forming. Keeping the affected area raised and applying moist heat can also help. If you are taking a long car or plane trip, take a break, walk or stretch your legs and drink plenty of liquids.  [from MedlinePlus]

MedGen UID:
57448
Concept ID:
C0149871
Disease or Syndrome
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Thrombosis

The formation or presence of a thrombus (blood clot) inside a blood vessel. [from NCI]

MedGen UID:
21160
Concept ID:
C0040053
Pathologic Function
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