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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Norman Chideckel
42 years experience Vascular Surgery
Few options: Swelling of legs pain in legs difficulty breathing.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
23 years experience Cardiology
Possibilities: There are many possible diagnoses/causes for clotting abnormally. You need a full work up. Hope this link helps: http://my.Clevelandclinic.Org/he ... Read More
Dr. Rama Garimella
33 years experience Cardiology
Hypercoagulable stat: Get checked for other hypercoagulable states like protien c & s, antiphospholipid antibody, prothrombin gene mutation, antithrombin3, homocysteine et ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kelty Baker
28 years experience Hematology
DVT and PE: If people with deep venous thromboses and pulmonary emboli receive anticoagulation treatment, haven't suffered large clots that could impair their res ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marvin Ott
20 years experience Emergency Medicine
It depends: William, that depends on several factors. First, do you have any risk factors for blood clots? This includes recent hospitalization or surgery, recent ... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Howard Greller
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
No: Having a blood clot in the lung (pulmonary embolism) and leg (deep venous thrombosis) shouldn't stop you from living your life, as long as you are app ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Dantin
37 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: Your doctor, familiar with your particular case can best advise you
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Stokes
22 years experience Family Medicine
Concerning: Both of these things are possible. You should be evaluated immediately.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
33 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 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Aufseeser
9 years experience Podiatry
PE: A blood clot from your leg, also called a DVT or deep vein thrombosis, that travels to your lung can be fatal. The clot in your lungs is called a pe, ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Smoking: Smoking is one cause, varicose veins, swelling in the lower legs, trauma, being stagnant i.E sitting on a plane for a long trip., and oral contracepti ... Read More
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