• Definition for "gas embolism"
    • obstruction of circulatory system due to an air…
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  • Hypernym for "gas embolism"

gas embolism definition

  • noun:
    • obstruction of circulatory system due to an air bubble as, e.g., unintentionally during surgery or hypodermic shot or as a complication from diving
    • discomfort resulting from quick change in force
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