Pulmonary embolism

Clinical - Respiratory/Pulmonary

Symptoms (in awake patients) include dyspnea, tachypnea, chest pain, palpitations. Signs include hemoptysis, rales, wheezing, split heart sounds. The classic S1Q3T3 (S Wave in Lead I, Q Wave in Lead III, T Wave Inversion in Lead III) is seen in less than 20% of cases

Pulmonary Embolism

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2008

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