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Symptoms of blood clot in calf of leg--what should I do?

Symptoms of blood clot in calf of leg--what should I do?

Go to ER: Now! this is a medical emergency. You will get examination and care needed. ...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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Symptoms of a blood clot in calf and how long until it disappears?

Symptoms of a blood clot in calf and how long until it disappears?

Swelling: Swelling is the most common symptom pain is another.Once the diagnosis is made blood thinners are started which will stabilize the clot the body will break down the clot over time.Using compression stockings will help. ...Read more

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I'm afraid I have a blood clot. What are symptoms of blood clots in the calf? I gave birth 9 months ago and was on bed rest for most of my pregnancy.

I'm afraid I have a blood clot. What are symptoms of blood clots in the calf? I gave birth 9 months ago and was on bed rest for most of my pregnancy.

DVT: The most common symptoms are pain, swelling, discoloration, pain on flexing foot upward, and the feeling of rope-like blood vessel and especially if only one foot. Some of these signs and symptoms are shared by many problems. If you have the risk, go to your doctor and be diagnosed fast, as the complication of pulmonary embolus can be devastating. ...Read more

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Had blood clot in calf, aspirin "healed it". Do they normally come back or am i more likely to get again/symptoms show up? L calf throbbing for days.

Had blood clot in calf, aspirin "healed it". Do they normally come back or am i more likely to get again/symptoms show up? L calf throbbing for days.

Hematology time: It is time for you to see a hematologist - a doctor who specializes in blood clotting problems. You may need special tests and treatment to prevent future problems. Please get checked to be sure. ...Read more

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Torn meniscus, week after , I have a sore calf and cramps in my calf & thigh, and my leg is swollen, is this normal? Are these symptoms of blood clot?

Torn meniscus, week after , I have a sore calf and cramps in my calf & thigh, and my leg is swollen, is this normal? Are these symptoms of blood clot?

No normal: At your age (esp. if you have any other health issues, smoker, diabetes, blood vessel problems) and with the inactivity that comes from this injury, blood clot is on the list of things, as are others. Best to see your doctor for evaluation and if need be, ultrasound to evaluate for clot. Dr R ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a blood clot possibly in the upper calf under knee?

What are the symptoms of a blood clot possibly in the upper calf under knee?

Not typical: If you are smoking cigarettes, taking hormones or birth control pills, or are at risk for blood clots, see your doctor. If you have high anxiety and worry about unusual things, see your doctor to help you with your anxiety. Blood clots in general can swell, feel warm, or even throb but they do not have to have those symptoms. Swelling under the knee can be a bakers cyst. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have blood clot for over two months with no symptoms but random calf pain every now and then and of and on. Went away but came back.

Is it possible to have blood clot for over two months with no symptoms but random calf pain every now and then and of and on. Went away but came back.

Not really.: If you have a blood clot, it does not come and go......You may have just strained your calf muscle. If you think it is a blood clot, it is a medical urgency and needs to be cared for quickly. ...Read more

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Pain in the calf when I walk or sit on my knees. No other symptoms but I fear blood clot. Pulled muscle or blood clot?

Pain in the calf when I walk or sit on my knees. No other symptoms but I fear blood clot. Pulled muscle or blood clot?

Calf pain: Need more info , How long have you had this ? Any history of trauma ? What medications do you take ? Any recent log distant travel or recent surgery. , most common in a young female would be muscle strain ...Read more