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Could someone get a heart attack or stroke from blocked veins?

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In brief: Yes, can happen

Typically, may be associated with obstruction of large venous plexi over surface of brain, and may be an association with pregnancy, female hormones, BCP's, and a variety of vasculitides, plus misc other causations.
Classical is a sagittal sinus thrombosis.

In brief: Yes, can happen

Typically, may be associated with obstruction of large venous plexi over surface of brain, and may be an association with pregnancy, female hormones, BCP's, and a variety of vasculitides, plus misc other causations.
Classical is a sagittal sinus thrombosis.
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Regarding heart issues, a massive pulmonary embolism, especially saddle thrombosis, could cause severe cardiac issues.
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