Pulmonary embolism

What is Pulmonary embolism?

When main artery of lung get blocked by blood clot (Thrombus , emboli ) which came from the blood circulation and this clot obstruct the blood supply to adjacent branches of arteries this called pulmonary embolism.

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yes,thank you so much,i am on coumadin for second time around pulmonary embolism,and i go to a clinic every morning to dose at a methadone clinic,i...

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Can mold in an apartment cause a pulmonary embolism? About 1 year ago I traveled from Miami to peru, where I own an apartment and upon my return...

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I can understand your concern.
No, pulmonary embolism can not be caused by mold exposure of any...

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would you have a low oxygen rate if you were having a pulmonary embolism?

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In most cases it is normal after the acute phase

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