Patient Comments: Chest Pain - Diagnosis

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Comment from: speedy, 65-74 Male (Patient) Published: June 19

I had before my blood cloth was detected swollen legs, for about 3 weeks. I drove 900 km to visit friends. Not long after I started the trip a very gentle pain in the right side of my chest started at about 250 km distance. Before my destination the pain was terrible, but I decided to continue to my destination which I did. I told my friends to call an ambulance and went to hospital, the doctor sent me for x-rays, but it did not show anything. Not happy with that the doctor I decided to do a CT scan and found a blood clot in the chest. Now I am in a 6 month treatment of injections to thin my blood, but the swollen legs are gone and I am feeling fine.

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