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IVC Filter Side Effects

IVC Filter Side Effects

Submitted by • December 18, 2015

IVC Filter Side Effects - Inferior vena cava filters, or IVC filters, are intended to protect individuals from blood clots in the lungs. Unfortunately, these filters have been reported to cause life-threatening injuries in some patients, primarily when pieces of the device break or when the device migrates to another part of the body.

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