11 Surprising Symptoms of Blood Clots

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Blood clots are difficult to detect because they usually don’t come with very obvious symptoms. Most of the symptoms can also be symptoms of other diseases. However, blood clots are serious and should be dealt with right away. Here are some of the more common symptoms that you shouldn’t ignore. Remember that if you experience these symptoms, you need to see a doctor immediately.

1) Leg Swelling

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A blood clot usually forms in the veins of the legs and slows down or stops the blood flow. This results in pain or swelling on the leg. A deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is not a condition that you take lightly because it can potentially be deadly. People are more prone to get blood clots on the leg at the age of 40 and above.

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