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Embolism, Air

Blocking of a blood vessel by air bubbles that enter the circulatory system, usually after TRAUMA; surgical procedures, or changes in atmospheric pressure.

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Tree Number(s): C14.907.355.350.254

MeSH Unique ID: D004618

Entry Terms:

  • Embolism, Gas
  • Embolisms, Gas
  • Gas Embolism
  • Gas Embolisms
  • Air Embolism
  • Air Embolisms
  • Embolisms, Air

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