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A 26-year-old female presents with dyspnea and pleuritic chest pain and is subsequently diagnosed with a PE.

A 26-year-old female presents with dyspnea and pleuritic chest pain and is subsequently diagnosed with a PE. She is not pregnant, takes no oral contraceptive therapy, and is a nonsmoker, but she notes that her mother has had two PEs. Which of the following is the most likely cause of this patient’s PE?

A.

Plasminogen deficiency

B.

Nephrotic syndrome

C.

Cervical cancer

D.

Factor V Leiden

E.

Protein S deficiency

Please Select at least one option.