An air embolism, or more generally gas embolism, is a pathological condition
caused by a gas ... Human case reports suggest that injecting more than 100 mL
of air into the ... an air embolus does no...
Sep 25, 2015 ... A syringe or IV can accidentally inject air into your veins. ... and something
recently happened to you that could cause such a condition ... prevent the air
embolism from damaging your body, and to resuscitate you, if necessary.
Mar 25, 2014 ... Now if you send a large bubble of air back to your heart, you create an air ....
What happens is, your body is expecting cells to give it plain oxygen, and
May 15, 2009 ... If an air bubble gets into a blood vessel, so might you. ... arteries (which can
happen if you have the double misfortune of air in your veins plus a ...
Aug 3, 2013 ... Can injecting air into a vein with a syringe cause death? ... If you want a notable
instance of this claim, perhaps you can consider the House episode ... (Because
your question also had injecting air in vein, so that was first).
Mar 22, 2005 ... You've seen it in dozens of films: A needle attached to an empty syringe is
plunged into a victim and a bubble of air is injected into the bloodstream, ... or
brain damage, if the air bubble cuts off the blood supply to your brain.
Will blood force its way into the syringe if you leave, say, one unit of ... it could
happen that every few times you inject a tiny bubble you are causing a tiny heart
attack or a tiny stroke or other tiny damages throughout your body.
Oct 12, 2009 ... It would take a whole syringe full of air to really damage you. ... William S
Burroughs said that, "if air bubbles could kill, there ... Keep into consideration that
a small bubble left in the syringe won't even ... exactly 1ml of whatever happens
to be in it, heroin, water or air. ... How/when would it leave y...
Any fear or dislike you have of needles may make your child afraid too. .... What
would happen if an air bubble was accidentally injected into your child? It is not ...
Feb 12, 2015 ... Say you were prepping for surgery, what would happen if instead of anaesthetic,
... If plain water were injected into a vein it would dilute the contents of the ... and
the fluid that surrounds cells in your body outside of the circulation. ..... What
would happen then if instead of water, you were injected with air?