advertisement
Question
Posted by: Bee Jay | 2008/01/20

Pulmonary Embolism

2005 I had 3 Embolisms in my right lung. I was given Wafferin and the clots disapeared.

I recently flew to the UK and took as a prevention Klexine injections as per recomendation of the Specialist. This weekend I have a sharp jabbing pain in my right lung when I take a deep breath. Which feels the same as the previous embolism.

Can one get embolisms frequently?

Not what you were looking for? Try searching again, or ask your own question
Our expert says:
Expert ImageCyberDoc

Dear BJ
Yes one can get repeated embolisms, with your history, rather let your doctor check this out as pulmonary embolisms can be deadly. Rather be safe than sorry.
Dr Bets

The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.

1
Our users say:
Posted by: penny | 2008/01/21

yes you can i had them in nov after a opp. and i am back with more last week. i am on wafferin and still got it so please go check it out

Reply to penny

Have your say

Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.
Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.
advertisement