Leg Pain Could Signal Blood Clots

Blood clots in the extremities don’t receive a lot of attention, but maybe they should. When clots break off and travel to the lungs, becoming “pulmonary emboli,” they cause 200,000 deaths each year. “Deep vein thrombosis” are clots in the deep veins. They usually originate in the calf muscles, though they can occur elsewhere. They […]

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