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Can you work out the correct statement on this breathless lady?

You are asked to assess a breathless 68 year old woman who has just returned home via a long haul flight from Japan. She has had no chest pain but feels faint and is found to be hypotensive and the breathlessness came on, over the last 24 hours. Her temperature was slightly raised and looked unwell. There is only a limited history available but she says that there is a family history of thrombosis. Which of the following is not a reasonable statement?

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