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A 21-year-old male asked:

Had dvt in arm 1.5 yrs ago, lifting weights for 6 months now, 2 months without compression sleeve. after every workout same arm turns slightly red then back to normal shortly. did d dimer was negative at 0.1, is this normal post clot? on xarelto 20mg?

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Dr. Jerome Zacks
Cardiology 52 years experience
The status of the veins, after having sustained a blood clot, should be monitored by Duplex doppler testing for evidence of ongoing obstruction.
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