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Why the Diagnosis of a Pulmonary Embolism May Be Missed or Delayed

Specialty:

Pulmonology & Critical Care

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Sometimes the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism (PE) may be delayed or missed entirely. Often this failure can be traced to one or more risk factors. In some cases an embolus is found only because the clinician specifically looked for one.

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