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1

localized heat and erythema

superficial

2

sudden onset of pain

both

3

pain or tenderness, especially while walking

deep

4

edema distal to occlusion

deep

5

treat with elevation, warm compress, NSAIDs

superficial

6

treat with bedrest, anticoagulants, slowly reintroduce walking

deep

7

evaluate with ultrasound, D dimer, venography

deep

8

no diagnostics needed

superficial

9

D/c oral contraceptives

says superficial,
but I think deep too