Being Careful about Blood Clots /Circulation/Phlebitis

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artpainter
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   Posted 3/31/2007 6:03 PM (GMT -7)   
hi, howlincat..haven't been around much;old compuer chair put too much pressure on my deep left vein in leg..4 clots dvt...new much better chait'...had i clot incident..1971..steing of clots ovet 2' long;nearly lost leg..take excellent care of my lege';no prob till  now...have setup in bed to keep leg up & paint also, tho...will be at least 6 months on coumadin..i am lucky;had i not had this before after crohns er surgery, i could be dead now...anyone out there w/historu of phlebitis..dvt..it is so much better to spend some mote on a good computer chair than risk legs.i do not have a lap top yet..hopefully in yr or 2;but u all be careful..never lean forwwars if u have history...shuts off circulation ..but slowly..it took me about 2 yrs before clots formed this time..just, please, please careful...sure miss a lot of u  painter t c hugs nono sad

** Hi there I put a title to your thread so more ppl will read

Thanks for the info if you want to change title go ahead ......

 

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LondonGirl22
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   Posted 4/1/2007 4:38 AM (GMT -7)   
Hi artpainter - Good to see you posting again. Keep in touch with us and take care of yourself x x

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   Posted 4/1/2007 11:35 AM (GMT -7)   
Thanks for your input Artpianter
As Victoria said it is good to see you and I hope you will take care of self and be around more

Be well
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