Precautions to be taken after thrombosis treatment

After the patient has been treated for thrombosis, it is fine to be physically active. If the thrombosis is in the form of acute DVT or pulmonary embolism, walking and doing light household work may not do any harm. However, if there is a lot of leg pain from the DVT or shortness of breath […]

Causes of thrombosis

Thrombosis can sometimes occur for no apparent reason at all. However, the risk of developing thrombosis is increased in certain circumstances or lifestyle. Inactivity of the body tends the blood to collect in the lower parts of the body, usually in lower legs. There is nothing to worry about if this happens normally as when […]

Ways to avoid thrombosis

Thrombosis or deep vein Thrombosis majorly causes pain and swelling in the leg which can lead to pulmonary embolism thatĀ blocks blood vessels in the lungs. Its symptoms include pain in the legs, usually towards the calf. Sometimes these conditions can be symptom less. So you need to be cautious of some habits that could possibly […]

Types of Thrombosis

The formation of blood clot inside a blood vessel which obstructs the blood flow through the circulatory system is termed as thrombosis. Due to the injured blood vessel, the body uses platelets and fibrin to form a blood clot to prevent further blood loss. Thrombosis occurs when clots occur even when there is no injury […]