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Hip Pain Blood Clot
Someone I know suffered a severe blood clot and one symptom was severe hip pain. Every once in a while I have hip pain too. Should this be a concern??
Most likely not: It is not clear if the pt had a blood clot in the leg or to the lung. Hip pain per se is not a sign of a blood clot. There is more to the story we have not heard. It is important to note that pain in the hip is not noted to be a sign of a blood clot. If you take BCP it puts you at a higher risk. Best wishes. ...Read more
Started having leg & hip pain yesterday afternoon. Also feel pins & needles down most of the back of my leg. Do I have a blood clot?
How can you tell the difference between sciatica and a blood clot? If there is no back or hip pain, just leg pain above the knee. Ty
Pain in hip ( butt) on left side. Pain radiates down the left leg all the to the foot. Hurts to sit, walk, only on left side. Is this a blood clot?
Hip fracture: Hip fracture with its associated bedrest due to pain , immobilization and surgery will lead to increased risk of deep vein thrombosis (blood clots in the deep leg and pelvic veins). DVT may lead to clots thrown to the lungs and even death. Therefore anti clotting agents are prescribed to prevent DVT after hip fracture. ...Read more
Been bleeding for 3 months dark red in colour and have pain from hip to hip and last week lost lot of blood clots?
Exam needed: Bleeding for that length of time is abnormal. Pain should be evaluated in this context. Please go see a doctor right away. ...Read more
My great grandma got sent to the hospital for a fractured hip and a blood clot in her lung and she's 96. What could happen?
Death vs Improvement: At 96 hip fractures and pulmonary emboli (blood clots in the lungs) are serious (not that they are ever not serious) and commonly lead to death. With exemplary care and a lot of luck she might be able to pull through, especially if her mental status is good. However you should be prepared for a fatal outcome, i'm sorry to say. ...Read more
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