An embolism is the lodging of an embolus, a blockage-causing piece of material,
inside a blood vessel. The embolus may be a blood clot (thrombus), a fat ...
Aug 18, 2016 ... Pulmonary embolism symptoms can vary greatly, depending on how much of
your lung is involved, the size of the clots, and whether you have ...
Pulmonary embolism (PE) is often associated with deep vein thrombosis (DVT).
In PE, blood clots from DVT break off from vein walls and travel through the heart
An embolism is a condition where the blood flow in an artery is blocked by a
foreign body, such as a blood clot or an air bubble.
Oct 24, 2016 ... An arterial embolism is a blood clot that has travelled through your arteries and
become stuck. These clots generally affect the arms, legs, ...
Information on pulmonary embolism, the sudden blockage of an artery in the lung
A pulmonary embolism is a blood clot that occurs in the lungs. It can damage part
of the lung and other organs and decrease oxygen levels in the blood.
Sep 9, 2014 ... Pulmonary embolism can be fatal. Find out how pulmonary embolism unfolds.
A blockage in your lung is serious, so it's important to spot the signs and get
Jul 1, 2011 ... Pulmonary embolism (PULL-mun-ary EM-bo-lizm), or PE, is a sudden blockage
in a lung artery. The blockage usually is caused by a blood clot ...