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A 40-year-old member asked:

I have a blood clot in the jugular vein. what can i do to treat it?

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Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
Sometimes such: A problem is related to a in dwelling vascular catheter. Line removal can help. If that isn't a good option or he clot is large you will likely be prescribed blood thinners.
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