Blood Clots

Blood Clots – How To Handle It In Pregnancy?

By Rubi Kumari, Gynaecology Blood clots are a critical issue, and even more so when you are pregnant. During pregnancy, blood clots are serious concerns for you and your baby. Fortunately, they are rare during pregnancy and there is not much to worry about them. Normally, when you cut your finger, your…

Leukemia Or Blood Cancer – Know The Ways To Detect It!

  By Dr. Chandrakanth Mv, Oncology Leukemia is known more commonly as blood cancer. It generally affects the bone marrow or the lymphatic system of the body. Bone marrow is responsible for the production of blood in the body. However, leukemia mostly affects the white blood cells that help in fighting infections…

Blood Clots In Pregnancy – How To Prevent It?

By Dr. Jyotsna Patel, Gynaecology Blood clots are a critical issue, and even more so when you are pregnant. During pregnancy, blood clots are serious concerns for you and your baby. Fortunately, they are rare during pregnancy and there is not much to worry about them. Normally, when you cut your finger,…

Blood Clotting During Pregnancy – Know More About It!

By Dr. Shanthala S, Gynaecology Deep Vein Thrombosis which is abbreviated as DVT is the medical condition characterized by formation of a blood clot within a deep seated vein. It has been observed that majority of pregnant women are quite prone to developing this particular condition. Around 80% of the women tend to develop deep…

Tips for Caring for Someone After Knee Replacement Surgery

By Dr. Shailesh Mishra, Orthopaedics After having a knee replacement, you may expect your lifestyle to be a lot like it was before surgery - but without the pain. In many ways, you are right, but returning to your everyday activities takes time. Being an active participant in the healing process can help…

Spinal Fusion – Risk Factors And Complications!

By Dr. Arun Gupta,Orthopaedics Spinal fusion is a form of surgery which involves the merging of two or more vertebrae into a single structure. This is done with the intent of stopping any kind of motion between the two vertebrae in order to prevent back pain. Once they’re fused, there are…

Spinal Fusion – Know Its Risk Factors And Complications!

By Dr. Atul Mishra,Orthopaedics Spinal fusion is a form of surgery which involves the merging of two or more vertebrae into a single structure. This is done with the intent of stopping any kind of motion between the two vertebrae in order to prevent back pain. Once they’re fused, there are…

Pregnancy – Does It Increase The Risk Of Clotting?

By Dr. Tripti Raheja, Gynaecology, Deep Vein Thrombosis which is abbreviated as DVT is the medical condition characterized by formation of a blood clot within a deep seated vein. It has been observed that majority of pregnant women are quite prone to developing this particular condition. Around 80% of the women tend to develop deep…

Symptoms And Prevention Of Blood Clots During Pregnancy

By, Dr. Jayanti Kamat, Gynaecology Blood clots are a critical issue, and even more so when you are pregnant. During pregnancy, blood clots are serious concerns for you and your baby. Fortunately, they are rare during pregnancy and there is not much to worry about them. Normally, when you cut your…

Blood Clots During Pregnancy: Know Its Treatment!

By Dr Parul Aggarwal , Gynaecology Women during pregnancy are more prone to blood clots. The occurrence of blood clots during pregnancy is more commonly known as DVT or deep-vein thrombosis in the medical world. Deep-vein thrombosis refers to a condition in which blood clots form in the veins of…