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Pulmonary Embolism (Blood Clot in the Lung)
Source: MedicineNet Pleurisy Specialty [2014.06.30]
Title: Pulmonary Embolism (Blood Clot in the Lung)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 3/20/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/30/2014 12:00:00 AM
Effective retrieval of tip-embedded inferior vena cava filters using endobronchial forceps
Source: Blood / Hematology News From Medical News Today [2015.01.17]
When retrievable inferior vena cava (IVC) filters were approved for use in the United States in 2003 to prevent pulmonary embolism among patients unable to receive the standard blood thinner...
New approach to diagnose blood clots in lungs of patients over 50
Source: Blood / Hematology News From Medical News Today [2014.12.24]
Researchers from Intermountain Medical Center in Salt Lake City have identified a new "sliding scale" model used to rule out potentially deadly blood clots in the lungs, known as pulmonary embolisms...
'Increased risk of venous thromboembolism among NSAID users'
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2014.09.25]
Venous thromboembolism - the condition that includes both deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism - has been linked to NSAID use in a new systematic review and meta-analysis.