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Blood clotting disorder

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Too many to list: The clotting disorder may result in poor clotting or excessive clotting. Both can be hereditary or acquired. Commonest lack of clotting disorder is in ... Read More

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends on the type: Of disorder. There is a large number of clotting disorder, inherited and acquired, that require individualized treatments. Please specify the disorder ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Legs and lungs: Venous blood clots usually form in the deep veins the legs causing pain, and swelling. If the clot breaks off and reaches the lung, embolus, it may ca ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Not a matter for: Self treatment. Excessive clot formation may due to many underlying causes, that need to be investigated to craft the appropriate treatment. Please d ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Military standards: "Current or history of coagulation defects (286) to include, but not limited to von Willebrand’s Disease (286.4), idiopathic thrombocytopenia (287) , ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
23 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Are you on coumadin (warfarin)?: No unless you are on blood thinner like Coumadin or warfarin. If you are on coumadin, then you need to make sure that you watch out your diet and bein ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Guillermo Martinez-torres
33 years experience Pathology
Depends: Some blood clotting disorders are genetic (passed through your family); while others are acquired. The answer to your question depends on the specifi ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends: Disorders causing defective/inadequate clotting may be referred to as bleeding diathesis and each disorder has its own name, e.g., hemophilia, von wil ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarik Hadid
18 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Many: Swollen or red arm or leg or shortness of breath or difficulty breathing. Also changes in the color of the skin.. And most importantly family history ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Hematologist: A hematologist should be part of your child's health care team and will develop an individualized plan, along with lots of education.

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