A 35-year-old member asked:
how is someone with a suspected blood clot in the leg and a lung infection (pneumonia) treated?
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Dr. Michael Gabor answered
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Pneumonia: is treated with antibiotics. Treatment of a blood clot in the leg depends on the type and location of the vein that is thrombosed. If it is an anatomic "deep vein", it may require anticoagulation or more agressive treatment depending on your clinical situation.
Answered on May 5, 2015
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