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What sort of problem is an air embolism?
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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Family Medicine
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In brief: Air emolism
This is serious. Is common in scuba divers diving deeper than 60 feet.
Basically you blood which is liquid becomes bubbelish (like when you open a soda can) causing lack of oxygen to your brain. It can kill you instanly.

In brief: Air emolism
This is serious. Is common in scuba divers diving deeper than 60 feet.
Basically you blood which is liquid becomes bubbelish (like when you open a soda can) causing lack of oxygen to your brain. It can kill you instanly.
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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Dr. Carlo Contreras
Air embolism can also result from certain medical procedures including central venous catheter placement and operations that require repair of major blood vessels.
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