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blood clot lung pneumonia

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chao
37 years experience Radiology
Hmm sounds serious: Who told you that you have blood clots in your lungs? I would ask the person who told this to you. Blood clots in the lungs usually means -pulm ... Read More
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Clots where?: A hemorrhagic pneumonia or other processes like TB or cancer can cause one to cough up blood, but blood clots in the lung often is used to describe pu ... Read More

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Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
How long to live. : There is not enough info here to make any recommendations. But a Yogi Berra said: it is hard to make predictions. Especially about the future.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Pneumonia: is treated with antibiotics. Treatment of a blood clot in the leg depends on the type and location of the vein that is thrombosed. If it is an anato ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Andrews
35 years experience Interventional Radiology
A : A vena cava filter is a very good option for preventing blood clots in the legs from reaching the lungs. However, over time, vena cava filters can cr ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No: What common with blood clots is pe (pulmonary embolism).
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michio Abe
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Pulmonary embolism: When doctors say blood clots in the lungs, they are usually talking about pulmonary embolism, which is blockages in one or more arteries in the lungs, ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
This will require: Compliance with medical treatment. A pulmonary embolism can be quite serious.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alok Patel
8 years experience Family Medicine
Many....: shortness of breath, rapid heart rate, rapid breathing, chest pain with breathing, possibly cough and low grade fever, wheezing, and even cough with b ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aasim Sehbai
23 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Clots in lung: Coumadin (warfarin) for 9-12 months and proper workup.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Pulmonary embolism: Pe, the medical term for a blood clot in the lungs, can present mildly like a cough and feeling winded with exertion or it can present dramatically wi ... Read More

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