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Doctor's Assistant: What are all the symptoms you're experiencing (e.g. loss of appetite, fever, rash)?

I have had a feb,now on xelrolco and have bleeding in urinr and traces fron nose

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you been dealing with this? Are you having any breathing problems?

No,have been in Riverwirw and treated for this

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Well right now,I'm concerned about the bleeding

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Medical
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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 7 months ago

Your doctor need to get the following blood work for you to monitor Xarelto because of your bleeding;

1) activated partial thromboplastin time (aPTT),

2) diluted thrombin time (TT), or ecarin clotting time (ECT).

3) prothrombin time.

Your dose need to be decreased.

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