Is deep venous thrombosis (DVT) more common in men or women?

Updated: Jun 05, 2019
  • Author: Kaushal (Kevin) Patel, MD; Chief Editor: Barry E Brenner, MD, PhD, FACEP  more...
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Answer

The male-to-female ratio is 1.2:1, indicating that males have a higher risk of DVT than females.


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