Flying and Your Risk of a Blood Clot


We found this article online and wanted to share it with our readers.

“This article is well written and provides good advice for those folks who are at risk of deep venous thrombosis and are taking long airplane flights.   It is also important not to fly or take long trips in a car for at least several weeks after significant treatments for varicose veins.”

Malcolm K. Sydnor M.D.
Medical Director, Vascular & Interventional Radiology
VCU Baird Vascular Institute

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