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could it be possible for a blood clot from the wound to travel to his brain and cause a stroke?

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Dr. David Hardin
35 years experience Wound care
Unlikely: A blood clot in a wound is unlikely to travel at all. If it did it would go to the lung except in the case of a heart defect called a patent foramen ovale.
Answered on Aug 11, 2018

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