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A 50-year-old member asked:

If someone is on coumadin (warfarin) for a blood clot in the leg, which type of plasma protein is low?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. James Chapman
Cardiology 42 years experience
Not necessarily: A clot can be caused by prolonged sitting, or an injury to the leg with totally normal clotting factors and plasma proteins. Certain clotting disorders may predispose to clotting or bleeding.
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