National Institutes of Health
- The primary NIH organization for research on Blood Clots is the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
Normally, if you get hurt, your body forms a blood clot to stop the bleeding. Some people get too many clots or their blood clots abnormally. Many conditions can cause the blood to clot too much or prevent blood clots from dissolving properly.
Risk factors for excessive blood clotting include
References and abstracts from MEDLINE/PubMed (National Library of Medicine)