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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
27 years experience Gastroenterology
Hemorrhoids: This is likely hemorrhoids or perhaps an anal fissure. Certainly polyps or tumors are also possible but much less likely in such a young person. All ... Read More
Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Yes: Colon cancer and polyps can be genetically related. If either of these are in your family or personal history, get to an expert and get regular colon ... Read More

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. I can't diagnose the source of your blood clots. Although this could be from something as simple as hemmrhoids, that can't be assumed. Yes, you ... Read More
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Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Absolutely: No amount of bleeding should ever be considered normal and especially if you have a family history of colon cancer, you need to see a colorectal surge ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Very concerning: You need to call his endoscopist immediately or if unable to reach go to the nearest hospital ER ASAP!! He should not have restarted the Plavix (clop ... Read More
A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
Therapy: With blood thinners and time.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luke Hermann
25 years experience Emergency Medicine
Depends: Blood clots can form in a number of different scenarios- when blood vessels break from direct trauma clotted blood is what you see as a.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Dibert
31 years experience Neurology
Blood clot removal: Blood clots in general are removed naturally from the body. The body has a system of clotting as well as a system to prevent too much clotting. Whenev ... Read More
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Unclear question: How do you know that you have blood clots in the shoulders? Blood clots in shoulders is not a recognized medical entity. It may help if you describe t ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Thrombus: I trust you mean clots forming in blood vessels, called thrombi. Alteration in or more the following three things causes thrombus formation. 1. Altera ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Fox
Dr. David Fox answered
41 years experience Vascular Surgery
No: I assume that you mean to ask if it is normal to develop blood clots when taking oral contraceptive pills (ocp). The risk of developing blood clots ( ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Prescription medicin: Blood clots are dangerous and a physician should be seen immediately. If the clot is in the leg a doppler test can confirm it and a physician will pr ... Read More
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