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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Minimal: The baseline rick for a deep vein thrombus (DVT) is about 5 in 10, 000. Birth control pills increase that risk by a factor of 2 or 3 - making the ove ... Read More

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wendy Askew
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
'greatly'?: Definitely by not taking an oral estrogen-containing birth control pill. I suppose you could take a baby Aspirin a day; also by losing weight if one ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Nelson
35 years experience Family Medicine
A little bit...: The pro-coagulant effect of estrogen in bcp is very complex and platelet aggregation that is inhibited by Aspirin is only one facet. If you smoke, qu ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Kobasa
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
not sure: If when urinating you pass a clot. Cause depends whether the clot came from the uterus when you urinated. Usually a lrge clot would not come from th ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
It depends on your clinical status: The finding of itp is just the beginning. We need to know what else is associated with the itp. You're correct sometimes there's decreased clotting. B ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
If you are exposed: To alot of it, I do not know what the amount would be but at your age could increase your risk, if u want no more kids i would offer u in office tubal ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Mucus like period: Check urine blood HCG, sometimes the pill does not work. Note sometimes with pills there is a decrease/ack of periods.Also check thyroid, prolacti ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bcp: discharge: Many vaginal fungal ("yeast") growths are not accompanied by strong odors. Oral contraceptives currently are very low dosage, and if not taken at abou ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Holden
33 years experience Fertility Medicine
Stuff: Without microscopic evaluation of what you describe, there is know way of being certain as to what it was.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and your symptoms warrant evaluation by a physician. You may start taking or ... Read More
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