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How long do blood clots last after teeth extraction?

How long do blood clots last after teeth extraction?

They start healing: Blood clots are the first step in the healing process. Over time, a blood clot will start laying down fibers which develop into gum tissue. So the clot itself only lasts a short time. The entire healing process should take from four to six weeks. ...Read more

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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How long do vaginal blood clots last after having a baby?

How long do vaginal blood clots last after having a baby?

Lochia: Most of the heavier bleeding is finished within two weeks. ...Read more

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How long does my menstrual suppose to last after having a baby 6days ago? It's still bright red and some small blood clots.

How long does my menstrual suppose to last after having a baby 6days ago? It's still bright red and some small blood clots.

Up to 6 weeks: You will be bleeding for a while although it should be gradually decreasing. If you try to do too much and get overtired in particular you may notice increased bleeding, in which case you simply need to get more rest. If it still seems excessive to you then see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have always had heavy flow when I am on my periond and it usually last 8 to 10 days sometimes longer is this normal? What about. Blood clots?

I have always had heavy flow when I am on my periond and it usually last 8 to 10 days sometimes longer is this normal? What about. Blood clots?

Maybe: May be within normal limits but could represent a number of issues well discussed in this link http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0014910/
i would recommend consulting with you gynecologist who is expert in this area. ...Read more

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How long does a miscarriage last and does bleeding and blood clots always mean something bad at 12 weeks?

How long does a miscarriage last and does bleeding and blood clots always mean something bad at 12 weeks?

Retained products: What you described suggests retained products of conception. It would be prudent to see your gynecologist to ascertain if you need a dilatation and curettage.
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I've had my period for 1 month and 1 week, 4 days ago I started to expel blood clots small size, never my period had lasted so long.

I've had my period for 1 month and 1 week, 4 days ago I started to expel blood clots small size, never my period had lasted so long.

Likely hormonal but.: The single most likely cause is hormone change which is not serious....But there are many other possible causes. A more complete history and a n examination are needed to better understand the exact cause. ...Read more

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I had my period 8 days ago and it was two weeks long. Yesterday I started bleeding again and last night it was blood clots. What does this mean.?

I had my period 8 days ago and it was two weeks long. Yesterday I started bleeding again and last night it was blood clots. What does this mean.?

Many options: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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Had sex 18 dy ago. Some pregnancy symptoms. Bleeding&fleshy long tissue dropped out of vagina last night&blood clots. Could it be miscarriage?

Had sex 18 dy ago. Some pregnancy symptoms. Bleeding&fleshy long tissue dropped out of vagina last night&blood clots. Could it be miscarriage?

Bleeding: Less likely especially if you didn't miss your period. If you're in doubt, do pregnancy test. In case of miscarriage, it would still be positive. If you're still having symptoms, see a doc. ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it take blood clots to form?

How long is it supposed to it take blood clots to form?

Variable.: With immobility or after injury, surgery, etc., can form in a short period os time, sometimes hours. May take longer - days or even weeks depending on your blood coagulability (anility to clot) and the underlying reason for the clot to form. If you are on ant-coagulants or have had an injury and clotting is not rapid, you may have a clotting problem. In either case, seek medical evaluation to chec. ...Read more

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Last month I was passing very large blood clots, what could that mean?

Not normal: Many causes please see your gyn for a work up which would include an exam, pap if u haven't had one in a yr, blood hormone tests, and a pelvic us. ...Read more

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How long until my wisdom blood clots are safe?

How long until my wisdom blood clots are safe?

3-5 days: Be very careful for 3-5 days, then you can brush and rinse the area. ...Read more

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I have been bleeding light and heavy for the last three weeks.... many blood clots. Is this normal?

I have been bleeding light and heavy for the last three weeks.... many blood clots. Is this normal?

Heavy and clots: Hello~ age not stated and vital. NO this is not normal, its a sign of anovulatory bleeding usually in the 40 something premenopausal woman. Please go see OB GYN to check you out, get pap smear and endometrial biopsy. You may need d&c but let Gyn decide. These can be controlled hormonally as well. See GYN thanks ...Read more

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I'm passing blood clots and I had my cycle last week. Its white with blood in it. I was passing blood clots on my cycle to. Please help.

I'm passing blood clots and I had my cycle last week. Its white with blood in it. I was passing blood clots on my cycle to. Please help.

See doctor: If you are passing clots in a period, it's likely either due to changes in hormones, pituitary, thyroid or a polyp or fibroid in uterus. Doctor can evaluate you and provide an answer. Definitely not normal to pass blood clots, though. ...Read more

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How long do you leave in an umbrella filter for blood clots?

How long do you leave in an umbrella filter for blood clots?

Depends: Some stay forever. Some can be removed when patient able to take coumadin (warfarin). Or recovered from procedure. Need to follow up in filter clinic if it's going to be removed. ...Read more

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I have heavy, long periods and I have a lot of large blood clots, is this common?

I have heavy, long periods and I have a lot of large blood clots, is this common?

Yes: If you feel fatigued check with your doctor to get screened for blood loss anemia. If that is occurring you may need birth control pills to lighten your periods. They also make bcp with iron. Iuds can cause heavier periods. If you have one use another form of birth control when you get it removed. Weight loss can occasionally help with having lighter periods if you are overweight. ...Read more

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Came on period 18 days after last one. Also heavy with little blood clots. What does that mean?

Came on period 18 days after last one. Also heavy with little blood clots. What does that mean?

Irregular bleeding: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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Blood clots after prostate biopsy, how long?

Couple of days: Blood clots after prostate biopsy are not common though bleeding to some extent may last up to about a week. ...Read more

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Why have I been having very heavy water periods with blood clots for the last few months?

Hormonal imbalance: You should take oral iron supplement and multivitamins to prevent anemia. Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD.
Consult this site for more information on this topic.
http://www. Nichd. Nih. Gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes. Aspx
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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I have leg pain after a long car ride with no history of blood clots. I'm 23. Should I see a dr?

I have leg pain after a long car ride with no history of blood clots. I'm 23. Should I see a dr?

Very common: It is not unusual to have leg pain after a long car ride, although it is more common as people age. It is a result of holding your legs in the same position for too long. Staying very well hydrated usually helps and may prevent the problem. It is a good idea to stop at least every 2 hours and get out of the car, stretch your legs, and walk around a bit. ...Read more

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Last 3 periods have been irregular with low blood flow and tiny tiny blood clots. Is this normal?

Last 3 periods have been irregular with low blood flow and tiny tiny blood clots. Is this normal?

Likely normal: Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD.
Consult this site for more information on this topic.
http://www. Nichd. Nih. Gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes. Aspx
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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My friend has terminal cancer not long to live he has blood clots all over what else can we expect?

My friend has terminal cancer not long to live he has blood clots all over what else can we expect?

Impossible: I am sorry to hear of your personal loss. But, there is no way to give you any valid answer. We do not know the cancer, the state of your friends condition or any other specific situation. Your question must be asked of the team caring for him in person. ...Read more

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My last two periods have started early and also include tissue in my blood, not blood clots, but tissue! What could this be?

My last two periods have started early and also include tissue in my blood, not blood clots, but tissue! What could this be?

Pregnant?: Any signs or opportunities for a pregnancy?
Spontaneous miscarriage can occur and can present tissue with bloody discharge. ...Read more