I have a new life-threatening condition, and it's not cancer. My new condition was picked up in a CT scan done at the end of chemotherapy. This CT was done to re-stage my cancer, but what it actually did was save my life. I have a blood clot, in the lungs. It turns out that cancer is an independent risk factor for developing blood clots. This means that cancer alone predisposes someone to developing a clot. Cancer treatments like surgery and chemotherapy also increase the chances that someone will develop a clot. Read the full blog post at: http://benbbrave.blogspot.com/
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Frequent Contributor
Hi Ben I have funny lumps on my right arm. They weren't there yesterday and they are red and sore now. What the hell. H
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Once again,you are entertaining and educating us, even though you've had more, serious bad news .I hope it doesn't get any worse for you.
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