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what happens when blood clots from the leg have travelled to your lungs, is it fatal?

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Dr. Glenn Aufseeser
9 years experience Podiatry
PE: A blood clot from your leg, also called a DVT or deep vein thrombosis, that travels to your lung can be fatal. The clot in your lungs is called a pe, or pulmonary embolism.
Answered on Jan 10, 2020

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