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My brother has bad chest pain and his blood clogs quickly.

My brother 35 has bad chest pain .Brooklyn hospital say he has pneumonia and his blood clogs quickly.he s been in there since 2/22/10 and we just found out this morn any suggestions on what to do?
Asked On : Fri, 12 Mar 2010
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has to see whether he has clotting problems or if he has pulmonary embolism or any cardiovascular disease.Your Physician treating is the best one to answer this.
Answered: Tue, 13 Dec 2011
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Pneumonia is an acute infection of the lungs and does require agressive treatment to clear the infection and prvent further complications. Brooklyn hospital is good enough for the treatment I guess. If the blood is clotting quickly then he should get a bleeding time and clotting time done as a quick measure.

Answered: Mon, 15 Mar 2010
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