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Relative got in hospital because of a blood clot of 4cm, he is in icu now and cannot breath from what i've heard. All i want to know if he will be okay?

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Dr. Ira Friedlander
Cardiology - Cardiac Electrophysiology

In brief: Without knowing

all of the specifics of the case it is difficult to answer even as simple a question as yours.
Blood clots are a major cause of death in the US and worldwide. If he is in ICU it would mean that he is more compromised and critical than most. Contact his doctors for an appropriate answer to your question.

In brief: Without knowing

all of the specifics of the case it is difficult to answer even as simple a question as yours.
Blood clots are a major cause of death in the US and worldwide. If he is in ICU it would mean that he is more compromised and critical than most. Contact his doctors for an appropriate answer to your question.
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