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Can DVT show up several days after an airplane flight?

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Dr. Danny Proffitt
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In brief: Yes

One can form a clot after a plane ride and then not notice it for several days.
This depends on several factors. Swelling , pain, heat and redness are signs of a dvt. Plane trips are a know risk for developing dvt.

In brief: Yes

One can form a clot after a plane ride and then not notice it for several days.
This depends on several factors. Swelling , pain, heat and redness are signs of a dvt. Plane trips are a know risk for developing dvt.
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