Angela Al Ahmad

57 year old shopkeeper

 

PC:      painful swollen left leg

HPC:    left calf swollen since this morning

            unable to walk for some hours now

            no SOB, no chest pain, no rigors

            does not recall trauma

            previous DVTs

PMH:   DM Type II

            Rheumatoid arthritis

            currently being investigated for ischaemic heart disease

            bilateral cataracts (awaiting surgery)

DHx:    Hormone replacement therapy (HRT)

            NSAIDs

            herbal remedies

            NKDA

FHx:     father: myocardial infarction

            mother: DM

SHx:    lives with husband and 4 sons

            owns vegetable shop, vegetarian

            smokes 10 cigarettes / day

            no alcohol