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Burlington, NJ
A 29-year-old female asked:

Had a dvt in left calf and now in thigh. swelling in ankle and now a bunch of red dots. my pt was a 1.5 a week ago. should i worry?

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Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Yes: need rest and full dose possibe IVC filter since dislodging the clot can end up with pulmonary embolism
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