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Stroke

All about blood clots

Read about how to recognise symptoms of an arterial blood clot with details on causes, prevention and treatment of this life threatening condition.

Bleeding alert for stroke drug

People treated with the clot-dissolving drug tPA for a stroke caused by a blocked brain artery are more likely to have excess bleeding if they have been taking Coumadin.

All about blood clots

When a blood clot forms in an artery, blocking the blood flow to the heart muscle or the brain, a heart attack or stroke can follow.

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