embolization(redirected from therapeutic embolization)
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Related to therapeutic embolization: Arterial embolization
embolizationTherapeutics The blocking of an artery by a clot or foreign material, to prevent blood flow to a tumor
embolizationtherapeutic introduction of embolizing or sclerosing agent into leg veins, as a treatment for varicose veins
Patient discussion about embolization
Q. Does anyone have any experience or suggestions regarding aerobic exercise post DVT and/or PE?
Q. What is the differential diagnosis of chest pain in a 35 year old woman? I am a 35 years old woman. I suffer from chest pain for about 24 hours. I just came back from a trip to Europe, and i feel really bad. I smoke and I take anti contraceptive and i know that I am at a risk for pulmonary embolism or costochondritis. Cat it be something else?
It can start in costochondritis if u carried a lot of luggage or might be pulmonary embolism if you didn't move from the chair all the flight. But it can also be a sign for an acute coronary syndrome (even at the age of 35) or a pericarditis. To be sure you need to consult with your GP.