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Blood clots in lungs

A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Blood clots: No, you should not have this for the rest of your life and your doctor(s) have to pay close attention to your health. Things should work out OK - plea ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Garner
15 years experience Cardiology
Tough to say: First of all, sorry to hear about this unfortunate turn of events. When the lungs become blocked with clots, the symptoms can range from none at all t ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
20 years experience Vascular Surgery
Yes: Pulmonary embolus could be clot , fat, air or foreign body. Clots is the most common and almost always comes from a DVT anywhere in the body but most ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Anxiety disorder can: Become focused on specific health fears, in your case blood clots. Please see doc to rule out health problems and then a mental health professional t ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Rocamboli
17 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Yes it may reduce the risk. Exact numbers depend on the cause of the first pe.
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Howard Shapiro
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Von Willebrand's: There is no reverse of von wwillegrand's disease. It is passed on as a dominant gene. I am sure that you were tested for it in the hospital and don' ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Terry Simpson
34 years experience General Surgery
Dermatology: You can take pills. But see a dermatologist.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hematologist: Need to avoid estrogen hormone medications/contraceptives. Likely need to be on anticoagulant therapy
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ibrahim Moussa
17 years experience Cardiology
It depends: Depending on your symptoms and whether your doctor thinks this an acute event or a chronic event. If you having symptoms of acute (happened suddenly) ... Read More
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