How do obesity and diabetes affect the incidence of acquired hypercoagulability?

Updated: Jan 05, 2018
  • Author: Paul Schick, MD; Chief Editor: Srikanth Nagalla, MBBS, MS, FACP  more...
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Answer

Given the high prevalence of obesity and diabetes in the United States, and the aging of the population, the incidence of thrombosis is likely to increase.


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