My hemotologist did extra blood test and found factor five leiden which is an inherited genetic blood disorder.I threw the clots to both lungs after a very active day riding horses.Few days later they did a scan of the lungs and found nothing.I went home and had to have my husband inject me twice a day with lovenox, and was on warfarin.He had me see a hematologist and they ordered all kinds of blood tests.I was tested for this gene mutation called MTHFR which I tested positive for.I feel tired and drained right now, and I was not going to go to the hospital, but after reading this, I think I will go to the clinic.
We are happy to hear that you are already seeking help through your own healthcare provider and a cardiologist to help determine the cause of the symptoms you describe.
The doctor said if i hadnt have gone in when i did the first time round I would of 100% died in 7 days because the main clot was nearly completely blocking the blood flow to my heart.Pushing fluids might, however, push you to get up more frequently to use the facilities, and reduce your risk that way.I am now currently having to take blood thinners for the rest of my life.
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Finally, I went back to see the doctor after he got the results.Shortness of breath, chest pain (particularly with deep breathing), coughing up blood, persistent leg pain, or redness, swelling, or warmth in your lower legs (usually one-sided) can all be indications of a blood clot in the legs or lungs, and should never be ignored.
If you are experiencing any symptoms of blood clots, please talk to your healthcare provider about them.Was kept in hosp for a while on heprin drip, sent home with lovenox and warfarin.The hema I was seeing almost killed me and then proceeded to LIE about how he handled the situation.
Your meter will measure how long it takes for the blood to form a clot and how much anticoagulant effect there is. Prothrombin Time,.I know of another young lady and man that both died from blood clots.My GP did some bloods last week and found raised white cells.Then two weeks ago I was in a car accident and was told to watch for clots.Do I need a screen or do I sit here an wait for a 6 inch blood clot.A group of firemen on board gave her oxygen, and upon landing, an ambulance whisked her to an Atlanta ER where she was diagnosed with dehydration and vasovagal reaction (a fainting episode).My problem is the medicine is extremely expensive. About 800.00 a month.
I went to bed on a Friday woke up in the hospital on a Tuesday.In some cases, pulmonary embolism is the first sign that you have DVT.Bussey, Pharm.D., FCCP, FAHA October, 2005 Once you have started taking.