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Panel: Could cramped airline seats be dangerous?

...quite honestly," Kane said.On long flights, there is another risk for fliers: deep vein thrombosis, where a blood clot forms, typically in a leg vein. If that clot gets lose and travels into the lungs, it can cause a blockage.Nimia...
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Follow-up on Randall finds new blood clot

...Randall returned to an Anchorage hospital after a new blood clot was found in her left leg. The area is the same blood clots. Randall said the new blood clot found Monday at Providence Alaska Medical Center was...
Cobb, Rays roll 4-0 over Indians in AL wild card

...wondering if he would be able to help the Rays again. In 2011, he missed the playoffs after undergoing surgery to remove a blood clot.But not only did Cobb go 5-1 after his scary moment, the 25-year-old finished 11-3 in 22 starts and manager...
Judge drops one murder charge against accused Juneau father

...said he observed swollen veins in the brain as evidence of a clotting problem, but said under cross he did not see a blood clot itself in the samples he was provided. Kemp also noted that Leestma has never treated a live patient since he is not...
'Angel fund' aim: link investors , new businesses

...patient comes into the ER with leg pain. A doctor notices one leg is a different color than the other and suspects a blood clot. That doctor could use Call Dr. to send a photo of the patient's leg to an on-call vascular surgeon, who would...
Mallott recovering from emergency surgery in New Zealand Saturday evening to remove a blood clot from his brain. Mallott's brother-in-law...Auckland Memorial Hospital removed the blood clot. Mallott was joined by his wife...with the family and was told the blood clot was removed before it reached the...

A s tory about Byron Mallott in Tuesday's Empire incorrectly reported that a blood clot was removed from Mallott's brain. The clot, according to relatives who have been in touch with Mallott, was removed from a membrane between the skull and the brain.
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...following surgery today to remove a blood clot from his chest cavity. The Philadelphia...degrees. Kaiser removed a hardened blood clot that was pressing against the lower...following surgery today to remove a blood clot from his chest cavity. Flyer OK...
Juneau teen waiting for bone marrow transplant in Seattle

...blood was discovered seeping through holes in the membranes that surround the lungs. Emergency surgery found a large blood clot in Gibb's chest cavity, his mother said. The clot was removed and the internal bleeding has stopped. "He's been...
Ogan in critical care after heart attack

...legislative proceedings while he was hospitalized with a blood clot, Porter said. Hay said the doctor she spoke with had not made a connection between the blood clot and the heart attack. Ogan's wife, Janet, and daughter...


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