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Date:1/7/2013

MONDAY, Jan. 7 (HealthDay News) -- Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is set to return to work Monday, following treatment for a blood clot in her head.

Clinton, 65, was released from a New York hospital Wednesday evening following three days of treatment with blood-thinning medication for the clot. Her doctors said she should make a full recovery. They believe the clot was linked to a concussion she suffered in December.

On Friday, State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland described Clinton's condition after her release as "upbeat" and "raring to go," CNN reported.

However, Nuland added that international travel will not be part of Clinton's agenda "for a little while," following doctors' instructions.

The clot was located outside of the brain, in a vein in the space between the brain and the skull behind Clinton's right ear. The general term for the condition is called cerebral venous thrombosis. Clinton's doctors reported that she did not experience any stroke or neurological injury from the clot.

One expert noted that Clinton will need to be careful in the coming weeks.

"The vast majority of venus sinus thrombosis do not have severe symptoms, and are treated with a combination of hydration and anti-coagulants [blood thinners], which cause the [clot] to slowly dissolve," said Dr. Anders Cohen, chief of neurosurgery and spine surgery at The Brooklyn Hospital Center. "It's important that she gets rest and hydration. Because she'll likely be on blood thinners, she'll have to be careful to avoid falls, which could cause significant bleeding.

"The duration of this medication depends on the size of the thrombosis and Mrs. Clinton's clinical status," Cohen added. "Unless she has a hematological condition that predisposes her to [clots], it is unlikely to reoccur. Most likely, the condition was due to her extremely hectic travel schedule. As a result of the travel, she probably suffered f
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