Hilamber Subba

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Pulmonary embolism

I. What every physician needs to know. Pulmonary embolism and deep venous thrombosis are two manifestations of the same underlying disorder, venous thromboembolism (VTE). Venous thrombosis usually occurs as the result the combination of three potential causative factors (virchow’s triad), specifically venous endothelial damage (e.g., prior clot and recent surgical procedure), hypercoagulability (e.g., malignancy or…

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