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What is the definition or description of: hypercoagulability?

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Dr. Norman Chideckel
Vascular Surgery 43 years experience
Thicker blood flow: Usually genetic in which certain parameters in the blood are lacking leading to blood clotting Over the last decade there has been many blood parameters to look at,e.g. Factor V Leiden,protein c s deficency,antiphospholipid,lupus May run in families Treatment once thrombosis occurs is usually blood thinners lifelong

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