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Would a blood clot in the leg make the foot pulse weaker?

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Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: No

Most blood clots are in veins and do not affect arterial circulation.
However, if the leg swells, it might be more difficult to feel the pulse.

In brief: No

Most blood clots are in veins and do not affect arterial circulation.
However, if the leg swells, it might be more difficult to feel the pulse.
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