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My husband had a blood clot in the leg and in the lung, and

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my husband had a blood clot in the leg and in the lung, and also doescollaspe lung, and still smoking and his calf is swollen, does this have anything with him smoking, what is the danger of him smoking/
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Smoking increases the risk of blood clots and slows the rate at which a blood clot will resolve.

I typically strongly recommend that anyone who has a clot immediately quit smoking.
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