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Air embolism - Wikipedia

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An air embolism, also known as a gas embolism, is an embolism or blood vessel blockage caused by one or more bubbles of air or gas in the circulatory system.

Air Embolism: Causes, Symptoms & Diagnosis - Healthline

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Sep 25, 2015 ... These air bubbles can travel to your brain, heart, or lungs and cause a heart attack, stroke, or respiratory failure. Air embolisms are rather rare.

Air Embolism: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments - Medical News ...

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Jan 12, 2016 ... An air embolism, specifically, is a bubble, or bubbles, of gas trapped within the blood vessels. The bubbles will, at some point, cut off the blood ...

The Straight Dope: Can air injected into the bloodstream really kill ...

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May 15, 2009 ... What's the deal with air in your bloodstream being lethal? Is this true? I have ... If an air bubble gets into a blood vessel, so might you. I'll explain ...

Air embolism - NHS Choices

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May 20, 2015 ... An air or gas embolism is a bubble that becomes trapped in a blood vessel and blocks it. This can lead to many different symptoms depending ...

After someone has been injected by an air bubble, does he/she feel ...

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Yes they do. How much air should be injected to a human in order to kill him/her? It depends on ... You won't die because of having a few air bubbles injected into your blood circulation, you at least need 150 ml of air injected very fast into your ...

Why do people die if air bubbles get into their blood stream? - Quora

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You will not die if a small amount of air is infused into a vein in a distant peripheral ... What happens when air gets into your blood stream?

Effect of small air bubbles on changes in blood <i>p</i>O<sub>2 ...

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When collecting blood for blood gas analysis, it is important to remove air bubbles from syringes to avoid erroneous results, especially for pO2, with a number of ...

Blood gas analysis: effect of air bubbles in syringe and delay in ...

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Abstract. Two common sources of error in blood pH and blood gas analysis were studied. The effect of delay in estimation was studied in 10 volunteers and 40 ...