fat embolism definition

  • noun:
    • severe condition in which fat blocks an artery; fat can go into the bloodstream after an extended bone is fractured or if adipose tissue is injured or due to a fatty liver
    • severe condition in which fat blocks an artery; fat can go into the blood stream after a lengthy bone is fractured or if adipose structure is hurt or due to a fatty liver
    • severe symptom in which fat blocks an artery; fat can enter the blood stream after a lengthy bone is fractured or if adipose structure is injured or due to a fatty liver
    • severe condition in which fat blocks an artery; fat can enter the system after a lengthy bone tissue is fractured or if adipose muscle is injured or as a result of a fatty liver

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