Pulmonary Embolism (cont.)
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Pulmonary Embolism Prevention
The best way to prevent a pulmonary embolism is to avoid the risk factors previously discussed.
A frequent cause of pulmonary embolism is a long car or airplane trips when the blood pools in the legs and forms a blood clot that then breaks loose and travels to the lung.
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