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Bleeding and Clotting Disorders

Clotting disorder recovery

12/16/2008

Question:

I have a DVT in my left leg from my ankle to my knee. I am on Cumidin for treatment. What limit to my activity is there in respect to exercise such as walking, biking, jogging or floor exercises including pilates ,yoga etc.?

Answer:

There is no clear cut evidence that limitation of physical activity makes a difference in this. Normal activity should be fine.

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Response by:

Eric H Kraut, MD Eric H Kraut, MD
Professor of Hematology
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University