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Blood Clot In Vein After Iv
Yes - w/o treatment: Dvt can break free from your deep veins, travel through your bloodstream, and lodge in your lungs. This clot can block blood flow in your lungs, which can strain your heart and lungs. This pulmonary embolism is a medical emergency. Dvt can also lead to chronic vein problems and swelling treatment with blood thinners is very effective in reducing risk. Compression stocking also recommended. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Had a ultrasound was negative for blood clot and blood test found no clot pain in calve still blood clot?
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Today took b12 inj into vein nurse pulled out some blood frm vein after inseting in vein again she push back blood with b12 is thr risk of air embolis?
No: Body can deal with a small amount of air getting into the circulation. However, B12 does not need to be administered intravenously. If you nor able to absorb B12, intramuscular injection will suffice. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
Blood draw.: Blood is drawn from superficial veins and some are deeper than others. Only in emergent situations would blood be drawn from a deep vein and then only in a hospital by a physician. From what you say, the blood was drawn from a superficial vein which may have been deeper than the usual veins. The chance of developing a DVT from this is practically zero. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
6Hr of IV fluid in/ER got Brachial blood clot.2 months later same clot and many other clots in area.Normal or Dangerous,Cause?Treatments?
Difficult to answer: U should look into using HealthTap Prime or asking your primary doc. Very controversial & complex conditions here. At 1st glance, the cause seems to be the plastic IV that could have caused a reaction, dislodged, or caused other damage. Prior to that IV, I assume u had no probs with clots. Clots are generally treated with blood thinners but there's no medical proof that arm clots need to be treatd ...Read more
Depends: Most of pulmonaty emboli cause shortness of breath more than pain . Pain happens when part of the lung infarcts and has no blood flow and this can cause inflammation of close by pleura and sharp pain. This can occur in around 10% of emboli. The bigger the size of infarction the more pain but usually is moderate pain. ...Read more
Does the drug vincristine cause blood clots in the bowel, grandad had rcvp them had a blood clot in the major artery supplying the bowel?
I suspect this was..: True...True and unrelated. Coagulopathy, is not a side effect of vincristine. However, having a cancer (such as lymphoma that i suspect your dad has) can elevate clotting risk all by itself. Prednisone in rcvp can elevate risk of clotting as well. Additionally, as a 67yo man, he could have had pre-existing vascular disease that elevated his risk for clotting in those vessels that supply the gut. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not advised: Would wait at least a few weeks if possible, especially if larger varicose veins were treated. Although the risk of blood clots is low after sclerotherapy, there is still a small risk of this and you don't want to take any chances. When u do fly, make sure to wear your compression stockings, walk in the aisle during the flight, & do some calf raise exercises during longer flights. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
First1blood clot in arm after IV.Now many clots.Vein collapsed. Heavy,throbbing,achy,painful.Getting worse.Normal to get several clots following IV?
See below: It can be. I would recommend see a vascular specialist. You don that want to get post thombetic syndrome ...Read more
I was just discharged from the hospital after blood clots in both lungs, what is the heparin IV for?
Done IV push in a patient with blood clot on IV line. When pushing i noticed that small blood clots is entering the vein.Is it very harmful?So worried
Not dangerous: Hospital staff should be careful about sterile technique as well as avoiding injecting air bubbles or reinjection of blood clots into an IV line. But small blood clots in the vein will almost certainly not be harmful, so do not worry! ...Read more
Blood clot: Most blood clots in the legs are in one leg and cause pain and swelling in that leg only. ...Read more
Plavix (clopidogrel) and pregnancy? Im 30 and had a stroke from a clot in super skinny vert. Atrery blood clot.
Please : See hematologist and high risk obstetrician.Get a more detailed answer ›
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