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Answered: Blood clots

It's a 'stent', and usually they are used to prevent clots from forming; also, once you have one it is not so good to have it removed as there is more danger from the surgery than the stent! Hope this helps. Best wishes And God bless you. tbaker367@aol.com

Answered: What surgeries are higher risks for blood clots

Annette gave an excellent answer. I just wanted to add the following: Patients, such as diabetics, who have high blood-sugar levels before undergoing hip- or knee-replacement surgery, are at increased risk of developing potentially life-threatening blood clots after surgery.

Answered: Blood

It take about 3 months for the body to replenish the blood. In general doctors recommend waiting 6 months between donations.

Answered: How to recognize blood clots when taking coundim

Kathrine where do you expect to see these clots? The purpose of coumadin is to think the blood so that clots would not form in the heart, causing a heart attack of potential for stroke. You wouldn't see or know that you were having clotting in those cases other than by abnormal heart beats or ...

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Answered: Are leg cramps normal when you have a blood clot?

Leg cramps ARE NOT normal with Venous blood clots / DVT. I do vascular ultrasound and would say that <15% of patients with a DVT note cramps as a symptom. Please,...symptoms or the way patients describe their symptoms are extremely subjective, therefore think about the sensation before using a ...
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