Different risk of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in carriers with factor V Leiden compared with non-carriers, but not in other thrombophilic defects. Results from a large retrospective family cohort study

Anja B. U. Makelburg*, Nic J. G. M. Veeger, Saskia Middeldorp, Karly Hamulyak, Martin H. Prins, Harry R. Buller, Willem M. Lijfering

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14 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1030-1033
JournalHaematologica-the Hematology Journal
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2010


  • factor V Leiden
  • carriers
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • pulmonary embolism
  • paradox

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