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Pulmonary Embolism

Known as: -- Blood Clot in Lungs, BIRIKA EMBOLIA, EMBOLISM, PULMONARY 
The obstruction of the pulmonary artery or one of its branches by an embolus, sometimes associated with infarction of the lung.
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Review
2019
Review
2019
The presence of a patent foramen ovale (PFO) is implicated in the pathogenesis of a number of medical conditions; however, the… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
BACKGROUND Modern diagnostic strategies for venous thromboembolism (VTE) incorporate pretest probability (PTP; prevalence… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
D‐dimer assays are commonly used in clinical practice to exclude a diagnosis of deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolism. More… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Rindopepimut (also known as CDX-110), a vaccine targeting the EGFR deletion mutation EGFRvIII, consists of an EGFRvIII… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Pulmonary embolism (PE) is a serious and prevalent cause of vascular disease. Nevertheless, optimal treatment for many phenotypes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Non-thrombotic PE does not represent a distinct clinical syndrome. It may be due to a variety of embolic materials and result in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTPH) is associated with considerable morbidity and mortality. Its… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Reported risk factors for venous thromboembolism (VTE) vary widely, and the magnitude and independence of each are… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A community-wide study was conducted in 16 short-stay hospitals in metropolitan Worcester, Mass, to examine the incidence and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
: To determine the sensitivities and specificities of ventilation/perfusion lung scans for acute pulmonary embolism, a random… Expand
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