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How long can I live with these pulmonary emboli?

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Dr. Robert Vorhies
Surgery - Vascular

In brief: A very long time

If you are still alive to ask this question, chances are you will live a good while longer. The body's own natural mechanisms begin to break down the clots such that many times repeat scans in 6-12 months may not be able to see the clots at all.

In brief: A very long time

If you are still alive to ask this question, chances are you will live a good while longer. The body's own natural mechanisms begin to break down the clots such that many times repeat scans in 6-12 months may not be able to see the clots at all.
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