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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Air_embolism

An air embolism, also known as a gas embolism, is a blood vessel blockage caused by one or ... Pulmonary barotrauma: Air bubbles can enter the bloodstream as a result of gross trauma to the lining of the lung following a rapid ascent ... Air can be injected directly into the veins either accidentally or as a deliberate act.

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Sep 25, 2015 ... An air embolism occurs when one or more air bubbles enter a vein or artery and block it. When an air bubble enters a vein, it's called a venous ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/186328.php

Jan 12, 2016 ... An air embolism, or more accurately, a gas embolism, occurs when one or more gas bubbles enter a vein or artery. This has the potential to ...

www.quora.com/After-someone-has-been-injected-by-an-air-bubble-does-he-she-feel-pain-before-dying

You won't die because of having a few air bubbles injected into your blood circulation, you at ... Injecting air into the veins (peripheral or central): the injected air move through the veins to reach the first chamber of the heart, right atrium and  ...

www.quora.com/During-an-IV-drip-I-have-seen-many-small-air-bubbles-draining-inside-the-blood-vessel-is-it-dangerous-if-these-air-bubble-reach-and-block-the-brains-blood-vessels

A bit odd, since all i.v.'s have a bubble trap, that's the plastic container with a fluid level in it .... IV line has many safety mechanisms to prevent air from entering veins. In some cases air may enter veins. Continuous entry of air is dangerous ...

www.quora.com/What-happens-if-you-inject-air-into-your-veins

Other answers here have been good, like they said, generally it's fine for relatively small ... Notice that since the patient is lying on their back, the air bubbles, as you'd expect, float and are always up against the anterior most (top) part of the ...

www.straightdope.com/columns/read/2866/can-air-injected-into-the-bloodstream-really-kill-you

May 15, 2009 ... If an air bubble gets into a blood vessel, so might you. ... typically confined to veins, but if a bubble ends up in your arteries (which can happen if ...

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Oct 11, 2016 ... How Lucky Do You Feel When an Air Bubble Is In Your Intravenous Line? Heard the myth that an air bubble in the vein will kill you or blow your ...

anesthesiology.pubs.asahq.org/article.aspx?articleid=2026502

In the reported cases, both veins of the broad ligaments, the inferior vena cava, ... Air bubbles were noted along the venous channels leading to the right side of ...