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My clitoris is irritated and itchy. Left side of my clitoral hood is swollen and formed blood clot. Pain extends to prepuce please help!!!

Needs exam. There are lots of things that could cause bumps, lumps and blisters on the genitals. I encourage you to schedule a visit for an exam and testing to determine the cause. Then the doc can tell you the treatment. What you are describing is concerning for an infection such as genital herpes, yeast or others. Read more...

Can getting a nutritional iv or iv of any kind cause dangerous blood clots?

UNLIKELY . Unlikely to cause blood clots unless left in too long or you have an underlying clotting disorder. Discuss with your doctor. Read more...

With superficial blood clot, wearing comp stocking for 7 days. Should I not be active and just lie in bed for the 1st 21 days? This stage dangerous?

Stay active. The compression stocking is for edema control. Activity is best way to prevent further clots from forming. Once your doctor releases you, stay active. A superficial clot does not need blood thinners but does need topical therapies and anti-inflammatories. Read more...
Not dangerous. Superficial blood clots in the legs are not dangerous, but may be uncomfortable. Normal activity is advised. Staying in bed or otherwise limiting your activity may make you susceptible to more clots. Make sure your doctor follows your progress as this condition heals. Read more...

How long can blood clot stay in the bady to become dangerous?

Location, Location.. & I repeat LOCATION. Actually, nobody wants a blood clot ANYWHERE in the body but there are places in the body where it really doesn't matter a bit that they're there since they will likely stay there forever and ever, Amen. But if it's in the heart, or clinging on to the carotid artery then, YIKES....Questions? www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi Key Code: PDXFNR for virtual calendar appointment. Read more...
Varies. depends on size of clot, which organ system is affected and if patient has life threatening symptoms. Read more...

How dangerous is a blood clot in the lungs?

Pulmonary embolism. Blood clot in the lungs are known as pulmonary embolism. They can be very dangerous and even cause death depending on the size and location of the blood clot. Read more...