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Increased risk in pulmonary embolism is usually due to surgery or pregnancy?

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Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Both...

Both can increase the risk of pe.
Staying mobile is a way to hopefully prevent pe as much as possible.

In brief: Both...

Both can increase the risk of pe.
Staying mobile is a way to hopefully prevent pe as much as possible.
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Dr. Sue Ferranti
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Dr. William Walsh
Addiction Medicine

In brief: Those are common

There are many causes of increase risk for a venous thromboembolism, those 2 plus immobility, severe illness, hereditary causes, autoimmune diseases, certain cancers, etc.

In brief: Those are common

There are many causes of increase risk for a venous thromboembolism, those 2 plus immobility, severe illness, hereditary causes, autoimmune diseases, certain cancers, etc.
Dr. William Walsh
Dr. William Walsh
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