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Economy class syndrome and blood clots in travelers by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor in the back of an airplane can lead to DVTs or blood clots in the legs. The idea of travelers and blood clots... it is important to define a few terms. DVT = Deep Vein Thrombosis which is basically a blood clot in the larger veins...
Surgery for inflammatory bowel disease raises risk of blood clots by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook of deep vein thrombosisObstruction of one of the deep veins, often in the calf, by a blood clot..., often in the calf, by a blood clot.) and pulmonary embolismObstruction of the pulmonary artery by a blood clot...
Runners could be more prone to leg blood clots on planes by Roman M. Patient Expert in an airplane seat, the blood can pool in your larger leg veins, and clot. That—coupled with the edge... blood clots on long airplane flight? Dr. Maharam has some advice: On flights of three hours or...
Q&A Session at HealthTap.com by Alvin B. Lin Medical DoctorHealth Maven I have Dvt in my right calf, how long until the clots are gone? Follow @alvinblin This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information: verify here.
Health Headlines - March 6 by Meredy Registered NurseHealth Maven Cheney Develops Blood Clot in Leg Vice President Dick Cheney was diagnosed with a blood clot... said. An ultrasound showed the blood clot, known as a "deep venous thrombosis" or DVT, in his left lower leg. "He'll...
Blood clots, blood clots :( by Allen Patient ExpertHealth Maven was that I had several blood clots in my legs. The CAT scan didn't show any clots in my lungs, but the ER doctor felt... out why I had the clots. They asked if I had recently been on long (5-7 hours) airplane flights in which I wasn't moving...
See a doctor immediately - or yesterday!   I was just told I have a blood clot on my left thigh... the blood clots. See a doctor ASAP!      ...
What would cause a leg clot in an otherwise healthy person? by Dr. Gabe M. Medical Doctor Leg clots occur without warning with sudden pain and swelling in a leg muscle, usually the calf. This is a particularly dangerous condition because the clot can break lose from the veins in the leg, travel to the lungs and block...
The Clot Wars – New Rivals to Warfarin as Blood Clot Preventer by Ed H. Doctor of Pharmacy in preventing stroke and systemic blood clots for patients who have an irregular heart rhythm disorder called...
Low Iron Levels In Blood Give Clue To Blood Clot Risk by Ed H. Doctor of Pharmacy People with low levels of iron in the blood have a higher risk of dangerous blood clots... potentially lethal blood clots. Each year, one in every 1,000 people in the UK is affected by deep vein...

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Complications ... Occasionally, if you have a DVT, part of the blood clot can break off and travel in your bloodstream. This tr ... » Read on
Diagnosis ... D-dimer test A specialized blood test, known as the D-dimer test, is sometimes used to dete ... » Read on