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A 33-year-old male asked:

I've not had heart problems but last year i had swollen feet for a couple days after sleeping weird and didn't think anything. they gave me warfarin for clotts 6m ago after going to h for other issue. i have small tight chest. pulse normal. problem?

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Venous thrombosis?: Your history suggests venous thrombosis and anticoagulants to prevent pulmonary embolism and it’s serious consequences. Please have a detailed discussion with your doctor requesting the reason for anticoagulants. If they are indeed treating for venous thrombosis, and if the diagnosis is based on reliable data,follow the advice to avoid the known complications including pulmonary embolism.
Last updated Feb 14, 2021

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