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Cosmetic Procedures to Get Rid of Blood Clots?

What causes blood clots and are there any cosmetic procedures to get rid of them? I've had a blood clot on my lower left leg since I was born.

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Blood clot treatment

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Blood clots become fibrotic (scar) tissue or they resolve. They are amenable to treatment with new techniques only if they are fresh, i.e. less than 30 days old. Yours are not likely to be 'treatable' if they are that old.


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