Summary: For patients with unprovoked venous thromboembolism (VTE), limiting the screening for occult malignancy to a basic history and examination (basic lab testing, chest x-ray, and screening for breast, cervical, and prostate cancer) may work just as well as screening with history, examination and comprehensive computed tomography (CT) of the abdomen and pelvis.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/m/pubmed/26095467/

Strength of Recommendation = B

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