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A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Lee
21 years experience Plastic Surgery
Depends : Sometimes- additional measures at home would help prevent dvts after surgery- but most of the time- your healthcare provider is expecting better activ ... Read More
Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
21 years experience Vascular Surgery
Sure: Sure , why not as long as they are safe.

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
40 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
That is very : variable as it depends on age, whether obese, prior history, hydration status, type of surgery etc
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Ambulation: Do not become stationary. Exercise, walk, jog, and always warm up and cool down. There should not be any contraindication to driving a month after sur ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
42 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
It is entirely: reasonable to be concerned. There is a very high rate of recurrence in individuals with previous DVT. Don't hesitate. Go and get checked out with an u ... Read More
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Benjamin Lerner
19 years experience Vascular Surgery
What kind?: We don't do too many DVT surgeries anymore--if what you had was a thrombolysis or a thrombectomy, occasionally patients do have some numbness, but it ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Wenjay Sung
14 years experience Podiatry
Considered low: Although a DVT can lead to a pe, it is considered a low chance, especially if he's being treated for the DVT in a hospital. However, depending of the ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Stuff happens: Most of the time in life, we are lucky and bad things don't happen to us after we take the proper precautions. But, the world is not a perfect place. ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
DVT.: Unfortunately, even when a DVT is completely treated, the vein that was involved is never the same. And as such, it may be difficult to prove by ultr ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
I don't know if : Anyone can predict with any accuracy such a thing. I would discuss with your surgeon if they would want to give you a blood hinder maybe even to take ... Read More
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