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What causes amniotic fluid embolism?

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Dr. David Sherer
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In brief: Vein

It is when amniotic fluid enters the bloodstream through the venous system. It can be very dangerous, potentially causing a embolus in the lung.

In brief: Vein

It is when amniotic fluid enters the bloodstream through the venous system. It can be very dangerous, potentially causing a embolus in the lung.
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