A pulmonary embolism is a blood clot that affects blood flow to the lungs. It can damage part of the lung due to restricted blood flow, decrease blood oxygen. The most common symptom is shortness of breath.
Pulmonary embolism (PE) is a blockage of the lung's main artery or one of its
branches by a substance that has traveled from elsewhere in the body through
6 days ago ... Read about pulmonary embolism, a blood clot in the lung. Learn about symptoms
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Nov 3, 2014 ... A pulmonary embolism (PE) is a blood clot in the lung. Symptoms of PE include
chest pain, anxiety, cough, sweating, shortness of breath, and ...
Pulmonary embolism is a blockage in one of the pulmonary arteries in your lungs
. In most cases, pulmonary embolism is caused by blood clots that travel to the ...
Sep 1, 2015 ... A pulmonary embolism is a sudden blockage in a lung artery. The cause is
usually a blood clot in the leg called a deep vein thrombosis that ...
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 ...
Learn about Pulmonary Embolism (PE) symptoms, diagnosis and treatment in the
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Pulmonary embolism (PE) refers to embolic occlusion of the pulmonary arterial
system. The majority of cases result from thrombotic occlusion and therefore the ...
Jan 30, 2015 ... Evidence-based literature supports the practice of using clinical scoring systems
to determine the clinical probability of pulmonary embolism ...