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what are the causes of pulmonary embolism?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
PE: read this: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pulmonary-embolism/basics/definition/con-20022849
Answered on Nov 7, 2014

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