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Deep Vein Thrombosis

Also known as Thromboembolism, Venous Thromboembolism

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    Enlarged spleen

    Dvt in left leg, p.e. in both lungs May this year, have been on Rivaroxaban since May and now had new scan and my Spleen is enlarged (worried sick again) having blood tests ect to find out what's going on, has anyone else come across this situation while taking their meds?

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  • Spots

    Had a DVT a month ago. (Occurred after my PE which is a bit of a mystery because I was already on blood thinners, but these things happen I guess.) Started with cramp pain in my right calf. Bugger it hurt! Continuing on Pradaxa (dibigatran) blood thinners no problems. The leg is no longer in pain,...

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  • My legs where itchy , and so swollen at times the skin o...

    My legs where itchy , and so swollen at times the skin on my shins was red ,shiny and I felt my legs would burst, so uncomfortable. A visit to the surgery resulted in being told my B P was up. I do also suffer from water retention, hence the swelling. The nurse had a talk with my Dr. (I didn't...

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  • Looking for advice

    For the past few months I have been experiencing a wide variety of awful symptoms and I’m really looking for advice and guidance. I am only a 24 year old girl and am very scared. It starting out with left chest pain and pain in my arm and shoulder along with shortness of breath and feeling like I get...

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  • DVT and Pain

    About 5 days ago my right leg became really swollen. 4 days ago it became painful to walk. I went to the doctor who immediately sent me to the emergency room and told me I had a blood clot from calf to groin. It's only been a few days, and I am on blood thinner, but the amount of pain I feel when...

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  • Xarelto leg cramps

    For those of you on Xarelto have you noticed cramping in your legs unrelated to DVT? I have cramping that comes and goes in both legs. My DVT was only in my left leg but my right leg is cramping as well. I had an ultrasound done of the right leg and it was clear. No one seems to be able to tell me why...

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  • Enlarged spleen

    Dvt in left leg, p.e. in both lungs May this year, have been on Rivaroxaban since May and now had new scan and my Spleen is enlarged (worried sick again) having blood tests ect to find out what's going on, has anyone else come across this situation while taking their meds?

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  • Calf pain/numbness & now shoulder pain/numbness

    Hi! I am a 25 year old female. Last summer I fell down the stairs and came on my back and my 2 legs which caused serious pain both my back and legs. Bruises came out and pain faded away with time. About 4 weeks ago I started the gym... I work full-time on a desk and I was going straight to the gym and...

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  • Blood Clots High D-Dimer and Chest CT High Anxiety Please Help

    Ok, so down a week on the celexa and nothing has seemingly changed..not feeling any better but not really surprising...What is surprsing, blood clots....It has been my main concern for about 4 days now and i can't seem to get over it like most stuff..I went to the er after a dull chest pain in my...

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  • DVT in calf - now pain in other leg.

    I was diagnosed with a DVT in my left calf about 6 weeks ago and started on Xarelto. I am now having cramping leg pain in my right leg. My doctor says it isn't another clot bc I'm on Xarelto. I'm worried it could be though. I know it's unlikely to clot while on blood thinners but is it...

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  • Scared of dvt

    For the past few days I've been having pain in my right leg that's more in the calf but the pain moves up and down the leg. It hurts more when I walk and is better when resting . It feels kind of like a sharp pain but also sometimes feels like tightness . I know I'm at risk because I take...

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  • DVT and Testosterone

    I've had 5 surgeries on my right leg due to blood clots. I'm a bodybuilder and have competed in amateur contests. I thought I was in great shape until I started experiencing great pain in my right calf. I ended up in hospital a year ago and they tried to release the clot with Heparin, etc. I...

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  • Eliquis apixaban any one taking them Just diagnosed with a dvt

    just returned from holiday 4 hour flight while over there I had a bad leg cramp thought I pulled a muscle extreme pain went to local doctor sent me for a scan ended up in hospital for 5 days with large clot behind my knee started me on injections of clexane now home doctor has given me tablets eliquis...

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  • Help or advice

    ok will keep this short as dont want to go on too much. I had like a annoying throbbing pain in my calf back of knee area tuesday night. It then stopped on weds and then came back last night and has been there all day today. I googled it and it came up for DVT , i suffer with sever anxiety so that hasnt...

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  • New here, looking for some advice.

    Hi there! I had a surgery on my leg about 4 years ago, and have since been extremely paranoid about DVT. I'm 24 years, relatively healthy guy, but I have an intense hypochondria, that is quite crippling. I got into a skating accident about 5 months ago, nothing serious, left a little road rash and...

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  • Dvt

    Got diagnosed with a dvt in my calf back in may and put on xeralto!! After three months I had a scan and the dvt had dissolved!! Now I have been off xeralto for three weeks and still have pain!! The doctor said I don't need to be on aspirin but I feel I should be to be safe!! Anyone else have this...

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  • My left leg looks swollen to me

    I went to the hospital 2 weeks ago cause my left leg has been hurting for awhile since last year and then i got pregnant and it stilll hurt and after i gave birth 5 weeks ago it still hurts and i have severe anxiety and im just sooooo scared i have a blood clot so they did a ultrasound and they told...

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  • DVT, anxiety or something else? Please help. In Pain.

    Hello everyone, Quick history, I've had a swollen leg for months now. My left leg. About 3 months ago I got cellulitis there. About 2 months ago, maybe 1 1/2 I got it again, or thought I did. Since then the skin has been blotchy and covered in red patches and discoloration. I keep thinking it's...

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  • Missed Pulmonary Embolism?

    I had a  large DVT in January and still have a 3cm clot behind my knee. The last week I have had breathlessness on and off as well as chest pains and elevated heart rate.  I had a VQ scan but they did not find any clots.  Is it possible the clot was missed on the VQ scan? They did not...

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  • Pain

    The pain in my leg is excruciating. Was given Norco and started xarelto. Any ideas to help pain? 

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  • Not an ilingual hernia but a blood clot?

    I finally got an ultrasound (4 month wait) for what definitly seemed to be a ilingual hernia.  After suffering the pain and aching of this, not to mention the uncomfortable bulge that seemed to come and go several times a day, I was happy to finally be getting the results of my ultrasound today....

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  • post thrombotic syndrome work/pip mobility uk

    Hi im 30 male uk and was diagnosed with DVT in my left leg in 2010, about 3/6 months later had multi pulmonary emboli in lungs and soon after pneumonia. Then in 2011  i was diagnosed with reoccurring clot.  Since that day my leg swells 4 to 5 inches bigger then my other leg after i stand or...

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  • Main vein blocked / thrombosis in ARM

    Having suffered damage in veins as result of lines, catheters fistulas and angioplasts they now think I have main vein totally blocked in my arm and hundreds of collateral veins showing on venogram & ultra sound. Scary - because my arm is 3 or 4 times size swollen and only relief is total elevation....

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  • collateral veins after DVT

    Has anyone who has had a DVT (upper or lower limb) been left with collateral veins? ​I've had a venogram and so i know that i have got extensive collateral veins deep in my arm but I also have some that are really close to the surface. Just wondering if anyone else has experienced this.

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  • Major operation triple bypass on left leg pain problems

    hi out there I'm new to your group. Had what I've been told is a triple bypass to my left leg the vanes in my legs what I've been told collapsed with a on going DVT doctor told me I had a blood clot by my ancil for some years as a younger man I played rugby a lot always getting trod on as...

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  • leg pain-blood clot?

    recently i have been getting bubbling/fluttering feeling in my right calf when i am sitting down, almost a gurgling feeling. its not really pain its just uncomfortable. i also sometimes get tingling all up and down my leg with it but not all the time. i have had these symptoms before but a few years...

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  • Post thrombosis treatment

    I was a diagnosed with DVT which resulted in PE two years back..I'm 24 years old now..I was very active person and a football player. Doctors concluded that the cause might have been an injury . I wear compression stockings and take blood thinners since two year now..still I feel a lot of pain and...

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  • Foot Drop in right leg after multiple DVT

    My father(53), has got foot drop in his right leg after multiple episodes of DVT in 2014, since then his clots are all dissolved and only thing is the weakness in the leg and the foot drop. There has been some improvement due to TENs physiotherapy but the Neurologist has told now to do a few exercises...

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  • Hi

    i I am over 18 months on from a quite large proximal DVT and I exercise quite a lot especially my legs i.e. bike and walking etc. Most of the time the swelling is not too bad but what I find hard to cope with is the heavy full feeling in my foad this problem?ot and lower leg. I know this is post thrombotic...

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  • Swelling without pain? + What does DVT feel like?

    Hey guys, I've recently (about 2/3 weeks ago) had cellulitis & a 2-week course of antibiotics. My lower left leg is all red all the way around. Though it's calmer now leading my GP to say the cellulitis seems to be fading, the swelling seems to come and go, come and go. They won't give...

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