Does thyroid dysfunction increase the risk of venous thrombosis?

By Gunhild Lerstad, MD/PhD in TREC

doktor samtaleSeveral studies have shown that thyroid dysfunction leads to increased risk of myocardial infarction and stroke. Only two studies have investigated the association between thyroid dysfunction and venous thrombosis. Both studies report that thyroid dysfunction is associated with an increased risk of venous thrombosis. Continue reading

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