Lauren Boebert Undergoes Surgery After Discovery Of ‘Acute Blood Clot’

Lauren Boebert Undergoes Surgery After Discovery Of ‘Acute Blood Clot’


Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-CO) underwent emergency surgery after experiencing severe swelling in one of her legs on Monday.

Doctors discovered an acute blood clot and diagnosed the Colorado Republican with May-Thurner syndrome.

“Yesterday afternoon, Congresswoman Lauren Boebert was admitted to UCHealth Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland after experiencing severe swelling in her upper left leg. After undergoing a CT Scan, doctors found an acute blood clot and diagnosed her with May-Thurner Syndrome, which is a rare condition that disrupts blood flow. An exact cause is unknown, but dehydration, travel, and extended periods of sitting have all been identified as potential factors in causing symptoms of May-Thurner Syndrome. Women between the ages of 20 and 45 who have given birth are also more likely

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