Study ties immune disorders to higher risk of blood clots

01/9/2011 | HealthDay News

Patients who were hospitalized for immune disorders such as lupus and rheumatoid arthritis were more likely than those admitted for non-immune-related conditions to develop blood clots, a U.K. study showed. Researchers said the inflammation caused by immune disorders could be the cause of the increased risk of blood clots.

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