Results 1 - 10 of 36 for Pulmonary Embolism
  1. Main symptoms of a pulmonary embolism include chest pain that may be any of the following: Under the breastbone or on one side Sharp or stabbing ...
  2. ... health problems, such as: Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) Pulmonary embolism (PE) Stroke Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) ... Goldhaber SZ. Pulmonary embolism. In: Zipes DP, Libby P, Bonow RO, ... Tomaselli GF, Braunwald E, eds. Braunwald's Heart Disease: A ...
  3. ... been replaced by CT pulmonary angiography for diagnosing pulmonary embolism. However, people with kidney problems or an allergy ... MO: Elsevier Saunders; 2013:738-740. Goldhaber SZ. Pulmonary embolism. In: Zipes DP, Libby P, Bonow RO, Mann, ...
  4. CT angiography combines a CT scan with the injection of dye. This technique is able to create pictures of the blood vessels in the ...
  5. Your doctor prescribed a medicine called heparin. It has to be given as a shot at home. A nurse or other health professional will ...
  6. ... cardiac arrest and sometimes death. This is called pulmonary embolism. ... Post-operative patients are at risk for pulmonary embolism because of the time spent in bed after surgery. One method for reducing the risk of venous thrombosis is the use of sequential ...
  7. The test is used to detect blood clots ( pulmonary embolism ) and other blockages in the blood flow in ... of pulmonary vessels Blood clot in the lungs (pulmonary embolism) Narrowed blood vessel Primary pulmonary hypertension Tumor in ...
  8. ... chest pain: A blood clot in the lung ( pulmonary embolism ). Collapse of the lung ( pneumothorax ). Pneumonia causes a ... a serious condition, such as heart attack or pulmonary embolism. Your risk of having a heart attack is ...
  9. Complications of DVT may include: Fatal pulmonary embolism (blood clots in the thigh are more likely to break off and travel to the lungs than blood clots in the lower ...
  10. ... to lung diseases such as: COPD Interstitial fibrosis Pulmonary embolism Pulmonary hypertension Sarcoidosis Bleeding in the lung Asthma ...
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