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Blood Clot In My Finger
I suddenly had broken blood vessels in my hand/wrist...followed by pain/slightly swollen....history of blood clots?
Don't worry: This is a common occurrence and we see often. Should feel better in a day or two. ...Read more
Yes: If you have a blood clot in the deep veins of the leg, they can break loose and travel up through the heart, and into the lungs where it can cause a pulmonary embolism. This is potentially life threatening, but the risk is markedly reduced by taking a blood thinner like coumadin (warfarin). ...Read moreSee 6 more doctor answers
I slammed my finger in the door and now I have a blood clot .How to get rid of blood clot in your middle finger.
Heated needle: If I am understanding you correctly, you have a blood clot underneath your fingernail (which can be extremely painful). Draining the blood can provide relief and the easiest way to do this at home is to heat a needle to sterilize it and gently make a hole in your fingernail to allow the blood to drain (a very hot needle also makes it easier to puncture the nail). Otherwise, see a doc for help. ...Read more
Normal: Some of the blood drawn during the needle stick leaked inside your skin, its ok and it happens, unless there is a hard lump or extreme pain then you should be ok, it will disappear just like any other bruise. ...Read more
C below: You are 19 but... People with an arm-to-arm difference of 15 points or more are twice as likely to have peripheral artery disease—essentially cholesterol-clogged arteries in the arms, legs, or other non-heart parts of the body. In your case Mild coarctation could also be present ...Read more
I had blood drawn yesterday & i woke up with a bruise in the palm Of my hand & in the Crook of my arm where they drew the blood..... should I be conc?
Arm blood clots: Unlikely that a BP cuff is the cause of blood clots in the arm unless left inflated for an extended period - hours. Sounds as if you were in the hospital and usual cause of blood clots in the arm is the IV placed causing thrombophlebitis. This is usually due to an infection of the vein or potentially due to medications given through the iv. ...Read more
Slammed finger in car door big blood clot has formed with a bump, pain, throbbing, swollen, numb and red?
I am 34 weeks pregnant, had blood drawn, nurse left the rubber band tied tight around my arm for the whole blood draw. Could it cause a blood clot?
No: What you describe sounds normal.Get a more detailed answer ›
It depends: This one needs more info. What do mean by popped a blood vessel? Small blood vessels called capillaries can break and cause a small bruise and it does not mean anything. Uncommon if young, age is important with this. Was there trauma? Was it a vein or artery? Did he need to go to the ER to stop it? Has it happened before? All of these are important ?'s to see if anything of concern, but unlikely. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
NO: It should not.Get a more detailed answer ›
I had blood drawn and when the needle was inside my vein in the arm I cloud see some blood leaking from the needle entry point, is this normal?
Common: Needle entry for blood drawing depends upon the surrounding tissue to seal off the blood flow so it only goes into the needle. Unfortunately this is imperfect and frequently there will be leakage into the adjacent tissue. This is usually a tiny amount, and harmless although it might leave a short term tissue stain until your body absorbs the blood. ...Read more
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