Doctor insights on:
How Long Should Blood Clot In Leg Last
Swelling: It depends on the cause of the swelling. If all due to the clot it could be weeks or never. If other cause, depends on the cause. ...Read more
My left leg is swollen from the thigh down to the leg from a blood clot cause i'm on blood thinner. How long would swelling and pain last?
Blood clots: Depending on how bad your clot was the leg could be larger forever. Though some of the swelling will go down. I don't know how long you have had this but it could be months before it improves. Your doctor can recommend pain meds based on what medication you take. ...Read more
How long will a hematoma last and hurt? I've had it for 2 wks. It's on lower leg. Could it be blood clot. No swelling. Just bruised feeling.
LE hematoma: if a skin deep hematoma you can see the " black and blue mark", if in muscle diagnosed by ultrasound. Can take up to a month or so depending on size. There are also bone bruises when the bone marrow gets edema, muscle sprains, and there are clots which can be quite dangerous as part can dislodge &move elsewhere like the lung. Please F/U w/doc/ER today may need sonongram ...Read more
Deep vein thrombosis with blood clot in leg vein in pregnancy. How long do I need to take medicine for it?
3 months: I would recommend that you are treated for a minimum of 3 months post pregnancy with anti-coagulation. You should also wear your compression stockings for 2 to 3 years. This can decrease your risk of developing post thrombotic syndrome which is when the valves in the deep veins do not work and you have chronic swelling and pain. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Depends: Depending on the size and loaction it is significant needed treatment. ...Read more
Pain and swelling: Commonly, blood clots cause pain and swelling but sometimes they will only cause one or the other. Occasionally, they cause no symptoms. Ultrasound is the only way to know for sure. ...Read more
6-12 month: And some longer it depend on the clot , were and how treated. ...Read more
Blood clot: Less likely. Clot in deep veins are the concerning ones and the symptom usually is limb swelling and redness and not an isolated patch. ...Read more
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
I fell down the stairs last year .... I still have a black mark on my leg and it feels like cardboard .... Its actually a blood clot ...
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- How long should blood clots in the lung last?
- How long do blood clots last?
- How long does a blood clot last?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- How long should blood in eye last?
- How long do blood clots stay in leg?
- How long should bruising last after having a blood test taken?
- How long does a blood clot take to form in the leg?
- Talk to a hematologist online for free