A nationwide family study of pulmonary embolism: Identification of high risk families with increased risk of hospitalized and fatal pulmonary embolism
Thrombosis Research, 07/31/2012
Zoller B et al. – The high familial risk in multiplex sibling families suggests the existence of strong genetic risk factors for pulmonary embolism. Familial factors and possibly genetic factors are important risk factors for primary fatal pulmonary embolism.