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what causes blood clots in my leg?

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Dr. Ernie Ordonez
57 years experience Bariatrics
injuries,sitting: Injuries, sitting with crossed legs too long.
Answered on May 29, 2018

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Dr. Michael McGonigal
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Long list of causes: There are a lot of possible causes and risk factors of blood clots in the legs. Here are some: - long periods of sitting - prolonged bed rest - inh ... Read More
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Dr. Nancy Baxi
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Immobility: Ie with a flight or long car ride, or immobilization . Could also be due to your genetics and a clotting problem.
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