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Blood clot in my left arm
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An_239377 posted:
Is is possible to remove this clot from my arm? If not how long wil it take for the clot to dissolve?
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James Beckerman, MD, FACC responded:
It depends on where it is located. Frequently blood clots are not physically removed, but people are placed on blood-thinning medications that will help them dissolve. This takes time - on the order of weeks or even months.