TITLE

Clotting defects raise risk of venous thrombosis from the Pill

PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/18/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 8, p1197
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that blood clotting defects in women increases the risk of venous thrombosis. Risk of developing thrombosis within the first year of taking oral contraceptives; Risk for women with inherited clotting defects such as protein C deficiency.
ACCESSION #
3012227

 

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