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Clots in the Lung May Be the Cause of Fainting in Some Elderly

When elderly adults suffer a fainting spell, a blood clot in the lungs may be the culprit more often than doctors have realized, a new study suggests. 584 more words

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Echocardiogram Images 

I thought it would be cool to share my final echocardiogram results from my recent hospital stay. I took some video of the echo screen. My cardiologist points out the clot, which is small enough here to allow me to be discharged. 111 more words



On Wednesday October 12, while driving to work, the vision in my left eye slowly began to black out. It seemed as though dark clouds were forming around the center of my view. 616 more words

Coffee in the Morning

Coffee cutter,

clump in throat.

Espresso tumour,

blood is clot.

The brain is dulling,

add some milk.

Curdled foam

sticks to tongue.

Burnt taste buds… 12 more words

Aisheshek Magauina

The mental side of a DVT

It’s quite a different side to a blood clot once you get past that initial shock of it. Being told by the doctor that if you feel shortness of breath or chest pain you need to call 999 immediately because it could be fatal tends to make you concentrate very much on the immediate, physical side of your condition. 1,113 more words