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Does A Dvt Happen Gradually Or Suddenly
A little of both: The beginning of clot formation is probably fairly sudden. Growth of the clot is more gradual. Initially, when the clot is small, the pain and swelling it causes is less severe and is more likely due to the inflammation that the clot produces. Once the clot is big enough to completely block a vein (especially a large one) the increase in pain and swelling can be sudden and severe. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Deep venous thrombosis is a clot within the deep veins of the leg. The blood clot causes pain and swelling of the calf. This is a concerning condition, because if the clot breaks loose, it can travel to the lung and become lodged there, blocking blood ...Read more
DVT's : Tough question - but generally its a process - until a "critical mass" of clot has formed and thus a dvt. Prolonged immobilization can cause blood to pool and "stagnate" and start to form micro clots - and things snow ball from there. Certain medications carry a DVT risk factor - ie smokers who use birth control pills. ...Read more
Yes : It helps some, owing from its antiplatlet effects, but not a lot. ...Read more
How long for calf DVT to dissolve? I'm 28, no previous history this happened after car accident. Taking lovenox. Will I have symps. until it dissolves
Dvt..? (no insurance.) what happens with the clots that go through my leg? (clots?) huge pain then hot rush then ripped feel in leg. Does aspirin help
BIG PROBLEM!: Blood clots that start in the legs can travel to the lungs and be life threatening. They can cause irreversible damage to the lungs , heart, and less immediately life threatening veins in the legs. Aspirin may be helpful in the prevention of these blood clots, but once established, is not the mainstay of their treatment. The other question is why did you get these blood clots? Seek help asap! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have random shooting pains in my right inner calf. No redness or swelling, no pain to walk. Happens about 5x per day. 21 yo and generally fit- dvt?!
My calf leg has been slightly aching, it just happened yesterday. How do I know this isn't a dvt? I don't have any swelling or redness nor is it hot
How can I tell if the cramping muscle pain I feel only in my right leg is a DVT? Started suddenly, lasting 3+hours.
How long after long travel would you develop a blood clot or DVT if it were going to happen? 10 weeks pregnant, driving all day x2 days. No clot histo
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