Up Date on recovery
since Thursday of last week my husband hospitalisation for breathing problem he is on 15ltr but now he he gasping for breath, he is on morphi...
So they transferred Dad from the care home to the hospital.. They did a thoracic CT scan, pleural effusion has tripled.....
Being put on a trial of Rivaroxaban. Have done a little research and here’s hoping this will help me....
Hi ladies Just wondering if anyone out there has had a pleural effusion and had it drained and a pleurodesis done. I have just had it done an...
Low INR again
Hi guys me again . INR still fluctuating gone from 4.1 ,3.7, 3.1 and now 2.6 this morning....
What fibrosis feels like
hi can anybody tell me what idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis feels like or any other form of lung fibrosis...
Rivaroxaban or Warfarin?
I'm currently on Rivaroxaban but not feeling good being on it, have appointment on Monday at anti-coagulation clinic to discuss switching to ...
Xarelto or also known as rivaroxaban
Does anyone have experience of rivaroxaban and what the INR range is supposed to be, please?...
Some of you may remember I posted a few weeks ago that I was on a break from the trial drug trametinab for recurrent low grade serous ovarian...
Interstitial Lung Disease
I am new here for the past few months I have been suffering with shortness of breath on exertion that has been getting slightly worse. I do h...
Is it normal for Doctors to tell you not to worry if you tell them you think you have an additional clot in a superficial vein?
While in the hospital last month with a DVT in arm, my leg started feeling like it was getting a clot. ( superficial vein....
Hi diagnosed with DVT 2 weeks ago had two shots of heparin and been on APIXABAN since, been advised about bleeding so far so good, no adverse...
CFX ( chromogenic Factor X) Assay
This , my hematologist, confirms I’m likely now Lupus Anticoagulant Antibody Positive as well....
They increased my warfrin to 10mg a day Friday, ( so I'm one increased dose in, and today my INR is 2.2 meaning its 1.7....
Taking Aspirin for Your Heart? How to Make It Even More Effective?
There has been some press lately, at least in the USA on adding rivaroxaban ( Xarelto ) to your daily aspirin regimen, as a result of new stu...
I'm getting on ok with being put on warfarin because of a DVT and PE on my lung, but my left leg is massively swollen it's obviously somethin...
I had went to the ER a couple weeks ago and they said I had at the beginning stages of emphysema and I had a lung test done spirometry test d...
Cryotherapy - Lymphedema
I am evaluating new devices, very surprised at the controlled application of cold vapour in conjunction with compression, I am now involved w...
Heparin to Warfarin Bridging
Hi, I recently came out of surgery and was given heparin injections ( came off warfarin in advance of the surgery )....
Anyone with DVT not related to flying, sitting or cancer
Hi, I am new here, but recently had DVT in thigh, no long flights, fairly mobile, walk everyday. Cancer was mentioned at hospital then dismis...
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