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December 18 2014

Virchow's triad

What is Virchow's triad?

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December 18 2014 #

Virchow's triad comprises of the 3 factors that contribute to the formation of thrombosis.

The triad consists of:

  1. Alterations in normal blood flow
  2. Trauma to the vascular endothelium
  3. Alterations in the constitution of blood (hypercoagulability)

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