Prothrombin G20210A mutation

Prothrombin mutation G20210A.

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    A common genetic risk factor for thrombosis (clots) including deep venous thrombosis (DVT). This mutation in the gene encoding the clotting factor prothrombin is found in about 1 in 50 persons in the US. It raises the risk of thrombosis significantly for both males and females in all age groups. Prothrombin mutation G20210A gives rise […]

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