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Why do I have painful bulging veins in my hands?

Posted 15 Dec 2014 by babydoll610 1 answer

I'm young so I know its not because of age but for the past month I've been having major painful bulging veins that come out of my hands looks and feels like someone is squeezing my arms I can't take it I'm not even able to wash dishes it gets so bad I've also been having ...

Do blood vessels (veins, capillaries, arteries) heal on their own after a cut?

Posted 3 Aug 2015 by Admonisher 3 answers

Hello. I recently accidentally cut my right hand below my index with a knife. The wound was deep (1 cm). When I went to the hospital the doctor asked me to move my finger and so I did.Then the wound was stitched. My question is can the blood vessels that were cut beneath the skin heal themselves? ...

Has anyone been recommended to take Xarelto for three months only to treat DVT in leg?

Posted 3 Nov 2016 by Kara2016 2 answers

I am a 40 year old female with no genetic predisposition for blood clots. On 9/4/16 I had a sclerotherapy to treat varicose veins on my left calf and three weeks after that I developed a superficial blood clot and DVT which is attached high in my tigh. The doctor told me I should be on the medicine ...

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) - Can I take any herbs or teas to stay away from while on Xarelto 20mg?

Posted 8 Aug 2018 by Jaxisme 1 answer

Can I take garlic supplements while on Xarelto 20mg?

Which is more effective for anxiety. . .5 mg Valium or Buspirone HCL 15 mg?

Posted 30 Jul 2014 by JeanieWeanie 3 answers

I have a severe needle phobia. I just found out that tomorrow for the MRI on my shoulder I will have to have not only contrasting dye in the vein to show up the tissue tear, but that they also want to do an Arthrogram. Which basically is a needle shoved all the way into the shoulder joint to put ...

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) - I am on Xarelto for a partial DVT diagnosed on 10-11. My Vascular Dr.?

Posted 30 Nov 2014 by marickp 3 answers

... did doppler on 10-28 and no evidence of DVT. I am still taking Xarelto for the 3 month therapy. After 3 busy days I have a cramp pain in my calf. Could I have a new DVT while still on Xarelto?

What is the medical term for a needle passing through a vein, causing it to bleed into the tissue?

Posted 12 Apr 2015 by Igorp34 1 answer

When giving blood, and the needle passes completely through the vein instead of insiders it, causing bleeding into surrounding tissue. What is that called!

When can I stop taking Plavix?

Posted 30 Apr 2018 by Kenu 1 answer

I had 2 stints placed in my heart veins 3 years ago. I have been taking Plavix since then. Can I stop taking Plavix? Would it be beneficial for me to stay on Plavix? I do not have any problems except for bruising.

When will I recover from sepsis ? Will I ever feel normal?

Posted 2 Nov 2017 by KortneyS 3 answers

this past year during a pregnancy in which I had extreme hypernemisis and was getting iv fluids every 24 hours my veins collapsed and I needed a picc line. The line got infected after 4 weeks and I went septic. After 3 weeks in the hospital I went on to complet my pregnancy and delivered via ...

How do u find the jugular vein?

Posted 6 Aug 2014 by cynchanmiles 2 answers

Liver Cirrhosis - Help.. My dad has cirrhosisof the liver but it is due to a huge blood clot in main

Posted 6 Apr 2015 by Savemidad 2 answers

... vein to liver. Which caused his liver to be in stage 4 cirrhosis. His doctor says he has 6 mths to 2 years to live. Can anyone help me with any knowledge of this being true timeline ? I have been told by several nurses " friends" that 6 mths is more accurate.. Not 2 years. I know we ...

Deep Vein Thrombosis - First Event - Leg/ankle is really bothering me, is it DVT?

Posted 19 Apr 2015 by totallyforgiven 2 answers

About 3 weeks ago, when I got up, in the night, to use the restroom, it felt like my knee was messed up, I had gotten a really bad sunburn, so I associated it with that. But now the lower part of my right leg, mainly around the ankle is super red. Also, I could feel knots in my calf. Now it seems ...

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) - can you use a sunbed or go in the sun if you have a dvt?

Posted 14 Feb 2015 by suelepoidevin 1 answer

is it safe to go in the sun or use a sun bed if you have a dvt

Has anyone else been diagnosed with a Central Retinal Vein Occlusion because of taking this pill?

Posted 3 Dec 2016 by mom24kids 1 answer

I have recently been diagnosed with Central Retinal Vein Occlusion after taking (Junel FE 1/20 )this pill for years. Anybody else have this happen??

Herbal remedies for heavy menstrual flow with Xarelto?

Posted 13 Feb 2017 by SadieM 1 answer

Hello, I was in the ER with deep vein thrombosis this past Wednesday and started taking Xarelto the next day. The swelling has improved somewhat and I no longer have a purple leg so I figure that's some good progress. To provide some backstory, I am 37 years old and was on cyestra 35 since ...

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