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What Causes Blood Clots In The Radial Arteries Of The Hands?

Dear dr My husbund has a blood clots in both radial arteries of both hands And joint pain He took corticostrleroides for 5 days then stop it While doing cbc test We found wbc high Wbc 20 000 Eeosinophiles 40% And neutrohiles 35 Then he is on levenox ampoule and lipitor When he repeat cbc after 10 days of levenox Thr esinophiles decrease and become 33% Nitrophile 33 Wbc 11000 What do u think this could be Is this could be eosinophilic leukmia although wbc total count become normal and eosinophile decrease from 6.5 with is 40% to 3.7 which is 33 % without treatment other than levenox injection for blood clots Or it is due to any other reason as it decrease in 10 days Kindly advise
Thu, 9 Aug 2018
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Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.


* As per my surgical experience, this issue is due to inflammation of end arteries with coagulopathy.

* Further discussion will be possible if coagulation parameters are provided.


Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.
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What Causes Blood Clots In The Radial Arteries Of The Hands?

Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice. * As per my surgical experience, this issue is due to inflammation of end arteries with coagulopathy. * Further discussion will be possible if coagulation parameters are provided. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.