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Effort thrombosis  
Abstract:  This handout describes effort thrombosis, which is a blood clot (thrombus) in the deep vein of the arm. Included are symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options, including rib resection surgery.
Author: Surgical Specialties Center/Surgical Services
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2012, May 1, 2012
UWMC Availability:  Surgical Specialties Center/Surgical Services
General Topics:  Patient Care Procedures & Instructions; Blood and Lymphatic Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Surgery; Radiography; Blood
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Brochure
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
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