Blood clots after birth: Will it happen for teh next admitted.

Patient

Q: I had a blood clot to the my brain after my son was born he is now 8 year old if i wanted to have another baby now am i safe to do so or will i get it again

Doctor

A:   During pregnancy the viscosity of the blood increases. This is due to the increased blood volume and sometimes due to the low hb. Since you have had it befor and there are chances of you having the same with the next pregnancy .

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