Patients with deep vein thrombosis (DVT) occasionally exhibit Homan Sign. Moreover, patients with Virchow’s Triad are at increased risk of developing DVT.
“Homer’s Calf Virtuously Endorsed Hypercoagulable State”
Homer’s – Homan Sign
Calf – Calf Pain on Dorsiflexion
Virtuously – Virchow’s Triad
Endorsed – Endothelial Injury
Hypercoagulable – Hypercoagulability
State – Stasis
Homer Simpson always sits on the couch eating donuts; making him highly susceptible for DVT.
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