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What should i know about hypercoagulability?

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Dr. Jonathan Ellichman
Vascular Surgery 23 years experience
Blood protein abnorm: It causes your blood to clot prematurely. Some protein deficiencies lead to this and others are activated by sedentary lifestyle, smoking, oral contraceptives and certain malignancies.

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