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Risk of stroke with COVID19

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 2020-04-28 10:52

Does Virchow’s trifecta appear with COVID-19? Paradoxical embolism.

Could your varicose varicose veins cause a stroke?

1 in 5 people have a PFO and double this if you have migraine with aura. Varicose veins are not benign. Immobility from lock-down, hyper-coagulability from cytokines and dehydration and varicose veins. DVT can be missed in 50% of cases.

People with varicose veins have up to 9 times higher risk of blood clots. Modern varicose vein treatment carries a 50 times LOWER risk (at The Vein Centre) of thrombosis compared to old fashioned stripping.

What should you expect from Specialist Venous Care

Preventative measures are important

Prevention during COVID-19