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Low Iron Levels in Blood Raises Blood Clot Risk, Imperial College London Study



12/19/2011 7:20:11 AM

People with low levels of iron in the blood have a higher risk of dangerous blood clots, according to research recently published in the journal Thorax. A study of clotting risk factors in patients with an inherited blood vessel disease suggests that treating iron deficiency might be important for preventing potentially lethal blood clots.

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