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Does someone need to be prescribed a blood thinner following an endarterectomy?

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Dr. Michael Sinclair
Family Medicine

In brief: Maybe

It depends on the individual patient.
Some people are very bad candidates for blood thinners because they have a history of ulcers, bleeds in the brain, etc. This choice should be discussed with the surgeon that does the endarterectomy.

In brief: Maybe

It depends on the individual patient.
Some people are very bad candidates for blood thinners because they have a history of ulcers, bleeds in the brain, etc. This choice should be discussed with the surgeon that does the endarterectomy.
Dr. Michael Sinclair
Dr. Michael Sinclair
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