Description: Accurately depicts the development of deep vein thrombosis using the following steps: 1. Normal blood flow through a vein; 2. Accumulation of fibrin in a vein; 3. Blood cells and platelets forming a thrombus; 4. Final development of the thrombus occluding blood flow; and 5. Embolus (embolism) forms from the thrombus (thrombo-embolism).
Last Updated: Apr 30th, 2015