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What may cause male to pass blood and large blood clots in urine with burning?

What may cause male to pass blood and large blood clots in urine with burning?

Blood in the urine: It can be a number of different conditions. Urinary tract infection, stones, tumors in the urinary tract, etc, to name a few. Recommend seeing a provider to get the proper studies to determine the etiology of this. ...Read more

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Blood Clot (Definition)

A blood clot or thrombus is the final step of the coagulation cascade. It is a good thing when your body is trying to stop blood loss, however a blood clot can form in the veins after prolonged periods of immobility. This type of like ...Read more


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Can having a varicocele cause a dangerous blood clot?

Can having a varicocele cause a dangerous blood clot?

Uncommon: Blood clot formation is one of the complications of varicocele but it is uncommon for that to cause systemic issues, unless the person has blood clotting disorder, i.e., a tendency to form blood clots. See this site for information and discuss the matter with your doctor. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001284.htm ...Read more

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Could hypothyroidism cause high calcium in blood or its just hyperthyroid?

Could hypothyroidism cause high calcium in blood or its just hyperthyroid?

Extremely rare: Hypothyroidism does not cause high blood calcium levels by itself. Very rarely hypothyroidism can be associated with autoimmune adrenal disease and a small group of patients with auto immune adrenal disease can have hypercalcemia. ...Read more

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My blood test showed i had elevated/high red blood cells than normal. What can be the cause and can it be a health hazard?

My blood test showed i had elevated/high red blood cells than normal. What can be the cause and can it be a health hazard?

Need more info: How elevated? Do you smoke? Have a respiratory or cardiac disease? See this site of more information and discuss the matter with your doctor. http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/clinical+and+interpretive/84160. ...Read more

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What can cause large black blood clots during your period?

What can cause large black blood clots during your period?

Clotted blood: Large black clots during menstruation are nothing but big chunks of arteries that are falling out as a bleed, usually it liquified but heavy bleeding causes the clots to come out. ...Read more

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Can hyper thyroidism or thyroid meds cause a high bac reading in a blood test?

Unclear question: What is a "bac reading"? It may help if you spell out your concern. ...Read more

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What can be done for ?Abnormal periods, very large blood clots, bloating?

What can be done for ?Abnormal periods, very large blood clots, bloating?

Birth control pills: When you are having difficult menses, it may be a welcome relief to take birth control pills. They lessen the amount of blood loss, keep you regular, and can minimize bloating. Regular exercise can also help with the discomfort. Over the counter medications provide temporary relief as well. ...Read more

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Are most strokes in pregnancy due to high blood pressure conditions or blood clot somehow going to brain? im terrified of pregnancy because of this

Are most strokes in pregnancy due to high blood pressure conditions or blood clot somehow going to brain? im terrified of pregnancy because of this

Clotting disorder: Most strokes,in pregnancy occur when the patient has an underlying thrombophilia, or clotting disorder. Often this is not known until after the fsct. If you have a strong family history of blood clots, strokes or heart attacks, you might want to be evaluated for your risk. If there is no history, I would not worry about it, as the risk would be extremely rare. Also, not smoking can decrease risk. ...Read more

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How can a (brain) blood clot be caused?

How can a (brain) blood clot be caused?

Cerebral thrombosis.: Blood clots in the brain obstruct vessels and cause stroke. Blood clots can develop at a local regional vessel in the head or they can come from a distant vessel, commonly the carotid, or from the heart , especially when the heart beats irregularly. The most common mechanism for a clot developing is rupture of a atherotic plaque on the blood vessel which stimulates the blood to clot. ...Read more

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Can stress/anxiety cause low blood pressure everyday ?Been super weak low blood pressure 5 months postpartum what can be causing this? Normal thyroid?

Can stress/anxiety cause low blood pressure everyday ?Been super weak low blood pressure 5 months postpartum what can be causing this? Normal thyroid?

Not stress related: In rare cases after delivery specially if there is significant bleeding at time of delivery can cause pituitary problems ( Sheehan syndrome). I would suggest to collect 24 hour unine for free cortisol to rule out Pituitary/adrenal problem that could be contributing to your low blood pressure & fatigue. ...Read more

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What could cause high blood pressure to start out of the blue current (155/95) and occult blood in urine?

What could cause high blood pressure to start out of the blue current (155/95) and occult blood in urine?

Needs urgent attenti: many glomerular (kidney) conditions could do that. It is abnormal and with your age also you need urgent attention with complete blood work and urine analysis. ...Read more

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What can be done for abnormal periods, very large blood clots, bloating?

What can be done for  abnormal periods, very large blood clots, bloating?

Heavy periods : Heavy menstrual perods are very common and there are alot of treatment options. If this happens often or the bleeding continues you will need to see your doctor to discuss menstrual cycle control and regulation. Various birth control methods can help. Lysteda is a hormone free pill to minimize menstrual bleeding. Depending on fertility plans you may be a candidate for an endometrial ablation. ...Read more

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I dropped a can of vegetables onto my foot where there are arteries. As a healthy adult, can I get phlebitis and a blood clot that can travel in body?

I dropped a can of vegetables onto my foot where there are arteries. As a healthy adult, can I get phlebitis and a blood clot that can travel in body?

Phleb-oy-tis??: Only if it was a can of Manischewitz gifilte fish. Otherwise,you're in the clear.Yes, there are superficial arteries there, but only veins can get"phlebitis,"which is unlikely to begin with, but even if one got inflamed and developed a small clot, it being superficial (like the artery), there would be no way for it to get into the deep veins & travel "up the body"(like, into the lungs). L'chayim!! ...Read more

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Can a menstrual blood clot travel to your heart or lungs like other blood clots can?

Can a menstrual blood clot travel to your heart or lungs like other blood clots can?

NO: Only clots within your circulatory system cause problem. No problem expected with menses, nose bleed, hemorrhoid, cuts, etc. ...Read more

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Thyroid (Definition)

The thyroid is an endocrine gland that sits in the lower part of the neck. It produces thyroid hormone - which ...Read more