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What blood thinner are you on?
Why do you want an alternative?
well are you there
Is it helping?
cause im 39 and i cant move around that much i cant take walks like i use to
The only other options are surgery, which is quite risky and reserved for life threatening situations
so that means im gonna have this for the rest of my live
No, the clot should shrink and you should not have to take it forever
they say its the same size since july of last year and i have to be on it for the rest of my life
I see, if it is not shrinking you still need to be on a blood thinner
yes i know and know i have a murmur and it really kills me not in that sence doc
I am sorry to hear that
Are you there?
yes im here it really sucks fore give me you know im willing to take the risk of getting rid of this blood clot surgery it might help a little
Surgery may help
but my doctor says there is no way and i think hes wrong
What type of doctor is he?
im sorry i for got
Okay, then you may consider seeing another doctor, like a pulmonologist
thank you well see what happens
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