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Can you have PE without DVT

A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Ricotta
Vascular Surgery 48 years experience
Age not a factor: Age per se is not a factor DVT occurs more.often in peiple with a family history of DVT people who are immobile those who.have surgery or trauma pre... Read More
Dr. Norman Chideckel
Vascular Surgery 42 years experience
Dvt: Not very common unless have other medical conditions obesity familial hypercoagulability oral contrceptives

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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Yes: With adequate care. Identifying the risk factor for the DVT will help determine the duration of anticogulant treatment to prevent recurrence after acu... Read More
Dr. Frank Amico Jr
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Yes : yes, you can survive both but make sure to take the blood thinners that were prescribed. You should also follow up with your doctor to help identify a... Read More
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
DVT concern: People survive DVT/ PE all the time. Is there a family history? Known hypercoagulable state? on birth control pills and a smoker? You may wish to tal... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 9 years experience
DVT: Deep vein thrombosis often causes symptoms but at times does not. Commonly they are in the calf muscle which can cause swelling and pain there. It de... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 56 years experience
Yes silent killer: Deep vein thrombophlebitis usually do not have symptoms , also they do not have valves to stop the propagation , if any thrombus ( clot ) will be rel... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
Dvt: It is a good idea to give it at least 3 weeks before resuming vigorous leg activity after a dvt. A case can be made for getting. A follow up ultrasoun... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
No: Haven't heard of needle acupuncture having any good or bad effect on deep venous thrombosis or pulmonary embolism. That said, using cupping or some ot... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine 17 years experience
Yes: Please! absolutely. This is vital information about your medical history that the doctor needs to know. It alerts him/her to the fact that you may b... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Kanter
Geriatrics 21 years experience
Uncommon/unlikely: The risk of DVT/PE depends on risk factors. Although young ages makes it unlikely if risk factors are present then the likelihood can be significantly... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
PE: It is not clear what you're asking. If you have a complicated problem, you're unlikely to be able to give enough information here. Might see if you ca... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Negative predictive : Value. In the right context, specifically in patients with a low clinical suspicion due to sensitivity results are in negative predictive value close ... Read More

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