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Blood clots are healthy and lifesaving when they stop bleeding. But they can also form when they aren’t needed and cause a heart attack, stroke, or other serious medical problems. What Causes Blood Clots The process begins whenever flowing blood comes into contact with specific substances in your skin or in blood vessel walls. When…

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The life cycle of a normal blood clot depends on a series of chemical interactions. 1. Platelets form a plug. Tiny bits in your blood called platelets get “turned on” by triggers released when a blood vessel is damaged. They stick to the walls in the area and each other, changing shape to form a…

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Fondaparinux is the generic name of this medicine. It works by blocking the activity of some clotting substances in the blood. It is used to prevent DVT or deep vein thrombosis which is a type of blood clot. This condition may result in pulmonary embolism or blood clots in the lungs. The condition DVT may…

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DVT or Deep vein thrombosis is a blood clot that forms inside a vein, usually deep within your leg. As many as 900,000 Americans a year get one, and up to 100,000 dies because of it. The danger is that part of the clot can break off and travel through your bloodstream. It could get…

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Pregnancy increases the danger of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or blood clot because of blockage of the blood stream, and having a C-segment can essentially build that hazard. The danger of thromboembolism, a possibly fatal condition in which organs maintain harm because of the blockage of blood stream by a blood clot, has been found…

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