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if there is no apparent sign of injury what would cause a blood clot in a teenagers leg

A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Bruise: spontaneous bruising is very common and is not usually related to blood clots. It should disappear but if you get more you should let your doctor have ... Read More

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A member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Any injury to someone with a hypercoagulable state can cause a blood clot.
A female asked:
Dr. Mary Engrav
30 years experience Emergency Medicine
Signs : Signs of a blood clot include calf aching, cramping, swelling, and sometimes pain in the upper leg or even groin. Pain is usually worse when the leg ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ernest Fischer
10 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Pulsations?: Unclear what you mean by pulsation. Do you mean bobbing?
A female asked:
Dr. Ashley Vanderloop
12 years experience Podiatry
Leg pain: If you have intense leg pain especially in our around your calf area that is out of proportion it may be an emergency... please seek medical help.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Burns
36 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not: necessarily unless you have had a previous clot, are using oral contraceptives, are sedentary, obese or have some type of coagulopathy. DVT is an elu ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Not blood clot: Uncertain why you're having this discomfort. It possibly could be related to your level of conditioning. In order to clarify the reason for the achin ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nancy Baxi
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Immobility: Ie with a flight or long car ride, or immobilization . Could also be due to your genetics and a clotting problem.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
30 years experience Podiatry
Google it: Calf/leg pain, swelling, redness, heat, fever are common signs.

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