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Why might a person die suddenly 3 weeks after having a successful brain tumor surgery?
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Dr. Roger Frankel
Neurosurgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Many possibilities
Many possibilities exist.
Pulmonary embolus, a blood clot to the lung, is something that brain tumor patients have higher chance of having. However, heart attack, bleeding in the brain and a myriad of other reasons exist.

In brief: Many possibilities
Many possibilities exist.
Pulmonary embolus, a blood clot to the lung, is something that brain tumor patients have higher chance of having. However, heart attack, bleeding in the brain and a myriad of other reasons exist.
Dr. Roger Frankel
Dr. Roger Frankel
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Dr. Philip Chao
Radiology
In brief: Many reasons
The most common cause is pulmonary embolus but if someone dies suddenly an autopsy is generally a good way to find out what happened.

In brief: Many reasons
The most common cause is pulmonary embolus but if someone dies suddenly an autopsy is generally a good way to find out what happened.
Dr. Philip Chao
Dr. Philip Chao
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