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Pulmonary embolism is when the main artery of the lung or the bronchi becomes blocked.
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The study is the first to prove that a sedentary lifestyle increases your risk of developing a pulmonary embolism - a common cause of heart disease.
Deep vein thrombosis, which can cause pain in the legs, is an early form of VTE, while pulmonary embolism is a frequently fatal, advanced form of the condition caused by a clot that travels to the lungs.
One rare but serious complication is acute pulmonary embolism (PE) which has a high morbidity and mortality (1-5).
With accessible and fully updated text and clear illustrations he covers the prevalence, risks and prognosis of pulmonary embolism and deep venous thrombosis (including resolution of pulmonary embolism and the seasonal nature of venous thrombosis disease), diagnosis of deep venous thrombosis and acute pulmonary embolism (including detailed studies of imagery and other techniques) and preventative measures for both, including the efficacy of new and old anticoagulants.
Multidetector CT (MDCT) has become the gold standard imaging modality for the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism (PE).
They couldn't rule out pulmonary embolism because his size had hampered the work-up.