Table 2

Prevalence of individual Wells score characteristics
Active cancer 17 (8.5%)
Paralysis, paresis or recent plaster immobilization 12 (6%)
Recently bedridden >3 days/major surgery within 12 weeks 77 (38.5%)
Localized tenderness along the venous system 76 (38%)
Entire swollen leg 98 (49%)
Calf swelling >3 cm compared to that on asymptomatic side 152 (76%)
Collateral superficial veins 38 (18%)
Previous deep vein thrombosis 34 (17%)
Alternative diagnosis at least as likely as DVT 200 (100%)

Maze et al.

Maze et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2013 13:141   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-13-141

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