Blood clots are clumps that comes in different sizes of blood that occurs in your body where the blood turns liquid into solid.
Blood clot forms inside your arteries, veins or heart which is called thrombus which can detach and move on to a different part of your body which can be the kidneys, arms and legs, brain, stomach or lungs which is called an embolus.
A thrombus or embolus could partially or fully block the blood flowing in your blood vessel. A blockage inside your vein will increase fluid and swelling whereas a blockage in your arteries will stop the oxygen from getting to the issues from that area which is called Ischemia. Ischemia can cause permanently damage to the tissue or death without treatment which includes wearing compression stocking for 24 hours and prescribe you any of the six medication Xarelto, Lixiana, Eliquis, Praxeda, Warfarin and Heparin in which they all contain Anticoagulant which makes the blood thinner.
People assume blood clots is only caused by long flights even though it can be case but there are many causes such as the aftermath of having a major surgery, being on bed rest for a long time, during and after pregnancy, taking birth control pills/estragon hormones/ hormone replacement therapy/ breast cancer medicines, IV catheter, smoking and getting cut or suffering a severe traumatic injury
Patients who have chronic inflammatory disease such as heart, kidney or liver disease, cancer of all types from lung to blood, obesity, arthritis, Alzheimer’s, Asthma, diabetes type 2 etc. autoimmune disorders like psoriasis, MS, lupus, type 1 diabetes etc. infections such as HIV/aids, hepatitis and Lymes disease, suffered a heart attack/ stroke, 60 plus and coming from a generation who inherit conditions relating to blood clots which passes through are prone to getting blood clots
You will experience symptoms of blood clot depending where it has been located in the body such as skin turning red, weakness in the brain, arms and legs, feeling warm, shortness of breath and sweat in the heart and lungs, coughing up blood and pain just like intense cramp in your arms and legs, stomach, lungs and heart, dizziness and difficulties with speech and vision in the brain, swelling and tenderness in arms and legs, diarrhoea and vomiting in the stomach, heavy feeling, nausea and light headedness in the heart and heart racing and fever in the lungs .
You can make a claim for compensation if you felt like the doctors and nurses did not properly treat you for blood clot. A blood clot in any part of your body can result in reduced mobility and nonstop pain which can have a lethal impact now and hereafter in your personal and professional life.
Give our legal advisor a call on 0203 813 9654 for details regarding your medical negligence case related to blood clots which includes receiving the post-operative treatment. You will get a solicitor who will agree to work on a basis for no win no fee meaning you will not be charged before your case gets perused making it compelling as possible.
Most people believe suffering from blood clots is back luck and it happens for no reasons. Even though it might be the case sometimes but it can be caused for various reasons long travels, bed rest for a long period of time, pregnancy, smoking, and birth control tablets but cannot make a compensation claim for these reasons however if a major operation went wrong, IV catheter placed incorrectly, suffering from a devastating injury that never got treated due to carelessness of hospital staffs then there is chance you can pursue a compensation claim for medical negligence and the solicitor that specializes in that particular field can build a strong case.
The quantity of compensation granted to claimants has been set up on personal calculation
the compensation will come to a decision depending on the gravity and what kind of issues abiding and the catalyse while the lost earnings and direct expenses are taken into consideration.
Compensation will cover and calculate the money you were never owed if you are permanently reduced mobility that has a bad impact on your ability to make ends meet.