A 33-year-old female asked:
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drinking alcohol can cause a second pulmonary embolism?????!

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Dr. Michael Finkelstein
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Did : alcohol cause your first pulmonary embolism? trauma immobility and other factors cause embolic phenomenon etoh or alcohol usually affects the liver and you are more prone to bleeding so i think if you are ill or sob see a doctor or go to the ER
Answered on Jun 28, 2018

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