Factor V Leiden mutation
Some people are born with an increased tendency to form blood clots, which increases their risk for developing blood clots in the legs (deep vein thrombosis) and in the lungs (pulmonary embolism).
A factor V Leiden mutation is the most common genetic mutation that may predispose a patient to develop venous blood clots.
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