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CNN quotes Professor Mary Cushman regarding blood clots

(JUNE 12, 2013) Mumford & Sons bassist Ted Dwane received emergency treatment this week after doctors found that he had a blood clot on the surface of his brain. His diagnosis is reminiscent of December, when then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was also hospitalized for a blood clot that formed after she fell and suffered a concussion. In December, Mary Cushman, M.D., M.Sc., professor of hematology/oncology, commented on Clinton's blood clot, saying it was of a relatively rare form.

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