Citrus Heights, CA
A 38-year-old male asked:
Can testosterone injections of 1.5 ml every three weeks cause a blood clot? 38 and never had a clot before and 2 months after increased dose got dvt.
2 doctor answers • 9 doctors weighed in
Possibly: Testosterone replacement, especially when given by injection can cause increases in red blood counts. This can then lead to increased clot formation. You should have a CBC done to look at your blood count. At age 38, i would also see a specialist to make sure you require testosterone replacement.
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