What syndrome would someone have that the doctor would need to put them on bloodthinners?

My sister is 18 and just moved out here from MN to go to school. She has had many medical problems and been to several doctors. She recently told me that the doctor said there was something wrong with her blood and she needs to be put on blood thinners for the rest of her life. What syndrome could this be?

5 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
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    There are several, but the first that comes to mind is Factor-V (five).

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    I'm not sure of the names of the syndromes, but I pretty sure that it has to do with blood thickening.

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  • 1 decade ago

    They give blood thinners for poor circulation problems, narrow arteries

  • 1 decade ago

    If you have a blood clot, they'll put you on a blood thinner so that you won't have a stroke if the clot breaks free.

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  • 1 decade ago

    mostly associated with heart problems

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