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My mother has both femurs broken, significant blood loss, blood clots in her legs. How long before amputation or gangreane ? Diabetic, on dialysis for seven years, paralized from a stroke. It was 10 days before the breaks were found on xrays. Blood oole

My mother has both femurs broken, significant blood loss, blood clots in her legs. How long before amputation or gangreane ? Diabetic, on dialysis for seven years, paralized from a stroke.  It was 10 days before the breaks were found on xrays.  Blood oole

Variable.: She may not develop gangrene and she may not need an amputation. If would be difficult to predict such a thing without an actual physical exam and evaluation of clinical tests. Discuss her case with her physician, and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Dr. David Hardin
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Blood Blister (Definition)

A blood blister forms when skin and small blood vessels are damaged without breaking the skin. Trapped beneath the skin surface is some blood and skin fluid. Blood blisters are commonly caused by accidents in which the skin is pinched by a tool or a heavy weight, or they may occur from constant ...Read more


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Had stereo breast biopsy on oct 28. Nicked artery and i bled a lot. Used thrombin to stop bleeding. Formed hematoma that started oozing yesterday.Ok?

Had stereo breast biopsy on oct 28. Nicked artery and i bled a lot. Used thrombin to stop bleeding. Formed hematoma that started oozing yesterday.Ok?

Probably okay: If you see severe swelling or see active bleeding seek medical help. A slight bit of oozing is not that abnormal given what happened. If the area gets red or warm seek help as these could be signs of infection. ...Read more

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Angiogram & balloon artery left groin after developed a blood clot left groin in the vein on blood thinners what exercise is best?Tightness normal?

Angiogram & balloon artery left groin after developed a blood clot left groin in the vein on blood thinners what exercise is best?Tightness normal?

DVT: or blood clots in veins is treated by blood thinners and compression. Continue normal activities. If leg is too tight you may need angiogram to evaluate the extent of clot. If clot extends up from groin, it should be treated by medicines that dissolve the clot. Also it depends on when you developed the clot. These issues need to be discussed with your physician. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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MRI tell exact location of a fibroid? Before surgery fibroid was on top of uterus during surgery found to be under cervix fibroid wasn't taken out

MRI tell exact location of a fibroid? Before surgery fibroid was on top of uterus during surgery found to be under cervix fibroid wasn't taken out

It should: An MRI will show exactly where fibroids are, and they will not move. It is likely, however, that you have more than one fibroid (most people who have them have multiple) and perhaps the fibroid near the cervix was not removed. It is hard to give a better answer to this question without seeing the actual images of the fibroids. ...Read more

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2 weeks ago had laproscopic surgery to correct a prolapsed bladder. Today there is blood in my cather bag and 1/4" blood pieces, sharp pain in bladder?

2 weeks ago had laproscopic surgery to correct a prolapsed bladder. Today there is blood in my cather bag and 1/4" blood pieces, sharp pain in bladder?

Not uncommon : Surgery on/near bladder can cause internal trauma that can cause bleeding:clots. And is also cause intense pain from spams. Need to call ur surgeon to discuss. If the procedure was complex, this could b a complication. Call ur surgeon. ...Read more

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Had large uterus polyp removed yesterday under general and had blood thinners. Today upper arms are red and burning hot? What is the cause?

Had large uterus polyp removed yesterday under general and had blood thinners. Today upper arms are red and burning hot? What is the cause?

Red and burning hot!: Sorry about this. You MUST almost immediately contact the doctor you saw yesterday!! If this happened in the weekend you must go to the nearest Emergency facility. Have someone take you! ...Read more

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Is vaginal bleeding and a little clotting normal after keyhole surgery for pregnancy on outside of ovary. Mainly heavy after the toilet. ?

Is vaginal bleeding and a little clotting normal after keyhole surgery for pregnancy on outside of ovary. Mainly heavy after the toilet. ?

Might be. : Bleeding after tubal pregnancy might be the normal shedding of the uterine lining that was ready for normal pregancy. If no normal pregancy the lining will shed and cause bleeding. ...Read more

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Recurring fluid in uterus. Had open myomectomy to remove large fibroid 2 years ago could this be the cause?

Recurring fluid in uterus. Had open myomectomy to remove large fibroid 2 years ago could this be the cause?

Maybe: if during the myomectomy they entered the uterine cavity, then you may have developed scar tissue that blocks menstrual flow from completely leaving the uterus. it shows up as fluid in the uterus and may be accompanied by pains, a hysteroscopy and D&C may be helpful ...Read more

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Had a port a cath removed due to a blood clot in the superior vena cava. Should this clot dissolve on its own ?

Had a port a cath removed due to a blood clot in the superior vena cava.  Should this clot dissolve on its own ?

In a manner : Hopefully flow through the svc will be restored, but may never be normal again. The threat of embolization is minimal. Hopefully there are not other factors causing the clot. ...Read more

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Large inflamed bursa on the front of knee for 2 years & have been waitlisted for surgery. knelt down on it & it popped. Any danger from fluid in body?

Large inflamed bursa on the front of knee for 2 years & have been waitlisted for surgery. knelt down on it & it popped. Any danger from fluid in body?

Doubt it but need mo: I doubt it but where is the true location of the bursa. Was it ever drained or aspirated? Unclear the reason for surgery. Had it ever popped before? you can discuss this with your physician. ...Read more

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25 Male with soft lump on the roof of mouth- diameter 4mm, has dark spot on it(like blood clot). earlier had repeated salivary cysts on same place.

25 Male with soft lump on the roof of mouth- diameter 4mm, has dark spot on it(like blood clot). earlier had repeated salivary cysts on same place.

Soft lump: Evaluation and treatment by an ENT has been suggested. Good choice. I think a better choice, however would be an oral cavity pathology specialist, an Oral Surgeon. Whatever path you choose, important to be seen now...don't put it off. ...Read more

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Dr. Philip Miller
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Blistering (Definition)

A blister is a collection of fluid under the epidermis. A blistering rash is one in which ...Read more


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Hysterectomy (Definition)

The entire uterus (womb), cervix, the part protruding into the vagina, and ...Read more