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Air embolism
A gas bubble that has traveled through the circulatory system and become lodged inside of an artery or vein, interrupting blood flow to part of the body. Air usually enters the blood stream following certain medical and surgical procedures, but typically causes no symptoms. In rare cases, it can cause permanent damage to the organs and tissues.

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