Most commonly formed in the legs during stints of inactivity, like after surgery- deep vein thrombosis (DVT)- blood clots can wreak havoc on your system. If the clots in the legs break off they lodge themselves in the lungs- pulmonary embolism- the heart or the brain- stroke.
The scariest parts of blood clots is they may happen with no notice. Here are 10 signs you might have a blood clot to worry about…
1. Lethargy or Fatigue
If your muscles and brain aren’t getting the necessary oxygen, like when the clot lodges in the lungs, it robs you of energy. This could be the earliest warning sign you get. Abnormal fatigue merits a visit to the doctor.