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Embolism, Air
MeSH HeadingEmbolism, Air
Tree NumberC14.907.355.350.254
Scope NoteBlocking of a blood vessel by air bubbles that enter the circulatory system, usually after TRAUMA; surgical procedures, or changes in atmospheric pressure.
Entry TermAir Embolism
Entry TermEmbolism, Gas
See AlsoDecompression Sickness
Allowable QualifiersBL CF CI CL CN CO DH DI DT EC EH EM EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RA RH RI RT SU TH UR US VE VI
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD004618


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Cardiovascular Diseases [C14]
   Vascular Diseases [C14.907]
      Embolism and Thrombosis [C14.907.355]
         Embolism [C14.907.355.350]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeEmbolism, Air [C14.907.355.350.254]
Embolism, Amniotic Fluid [C14.907.355.350.354]
Embolism, Fat [C14.907.355.350.454]  +
Pulmonary Embolism [C14.907.355.350.700]  +

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