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embolic

 [em-bol´ik]
pertaining to embolism or an embolus.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

em·bol·ic

(em-bol'ik),
Relating to an embolus or to embolism.
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embolic

(ĕm-bŏl′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or caused by an embolus or an embolism.
2. Of or relating to emboly.
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em·bol·ic

(em-bol'ik)
Relating to an embolus or to embolism.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

Patient discussion about embolic

Q. Does anyone have any experience or suggestions regarding aerobic exercise post DVT and/or PE?

A. drink a lot of water and be aware. if you take your meds i think there shouldn't be a problem, but i strongly recommend asking your physician about it. he knows you and the problem and can give you a much much better answer.

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?

A. The differential diagnosis of chest pain is very wide.
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.

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