A 38-year-old member asked:
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is it possible to have an air embolism through your ears, nose, eyes or mouth?

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Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
No: Air has to directly enter a blood vessel.
Answered on Nov 27, 2017

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