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What are common signs of a blood clot?

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Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Depends: It depends where it is. In your brain, could be severe stroke like symptoms, in lung...Palpitations and shortness of breath or painful respirations, in leg...Swelling of leg, pain, etc.
Dr. Glenn Aufseeser
Podiatry 9 years experience
DVT: Signs of a blood clot in the leg, or dvt, would include pain, redness and swelling of the extremity. On exam, pain would be reproduced with calf compression and possibly on ankle joint range of motion. If you are concerned, i would recommend evaluation as soon as possible.

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A 33-year-old member asked:

What symptoms are common in a blood clot?

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Dr. Glenn Aufseeser
Podiatry 9 years experience
DVT: Signs of a blood clot in the leg, or dvt, would include pain, redness and swelling of the extremity. On exam, pain would be reproduced with calf compression and possibly on ankle joint range of motion. If you are concerned, i would recommend evaluation as soon as possible.
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A 20-year-old female asked:

What are signs of having a blood clot?

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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
General Surgery 43 years experience
Blood clots where: most blood clots in young people are venous blood clots not arterial. venous blood started from the leg as DVT ,the symptoms unilateral swelling, severe calf tenderness,and tightness.the clot could travel to the lung and caused PE,which could be deadly .the symptoms from PE chest pain, and short of breath that low oxygen saturation. discovered early could be treatable, missed can caused death.
A 33-year-old member asked:

What are the signs when you get a blood clot?

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Dr. Glenn Aufseeser
Podiatry 9 years experience
DVT: Signs of a blood clot in the leg, or dvt, would include pain, redness and swelling of the extremity. On exam, pain would be reproduced with calf compression and possibly on ankle joint range of motion. If you are concerned, i would recommend evaluation as soon as possible.
A 38-year-old member asked:

What are the symptoms and signs of a blood clot?

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Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
Vascular Surgery 21 years experience
Pain, swelling: If you mean venous clots or DVT then typical symptoms include pain , swelling in legs. Sometimes redness, low grade fever, stiffness in the leg muscles and cramps.
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Is pneumonia common with blood clots?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 49 years experience
No: What common with blood clots is pe (pulmonary embolism).

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