Deep Vein Thrombosis Treatment Questions
Should compression stockings be used when running?
Deep Vein Thrombosis Treatment - 3 months ago1 answer
I had contradictory advice from different vascular surgeons. One stated that the blood when running goes up really fast in the veins and that wearing stockings could create skin problems.
I have femoropopliteal DVT (diagnosed 5 months ago) and use class II thigh-high stockings. Again, here some suggest knee-high instead.
Can a blood clot in your groin area be lasered out?
Deep Vein Thrombosis Treatment - 7 months ago1 answer
I have a blood clot in my groin and it has been there for some time because the doctor said it was cemented in so he could not remove it. Is there a way he could he have lasered it out?
I have a month-old clot in the GSV 2cm away from the SFJ.
Deep Vein Thrombosis Treatment - 8 months ago2 answers
I have a clot in the GSV 2 cm away from the SFJ in the left leg. I am on anticoagulants; maintaining an INR between 2.5 and 3.5. Is it enough to prevent DVT?
Can I drive an automatic gear car? In the sitting position, is the blood flow through the femoral vein enough? What positions should I avoid? While lying on the bed, should I keep the pillow under my legs continuously?