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Disease Embolism

Name Embolism
Synonyms Embolisms | Embolus
Definition Blocking of a blood vessel by an embolus which can be a blood clot or other undissolved material in the blood stream.
Categories Cardiovascular disease
MeSH® ID D004617

Top ↑ Ancestors

DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Embolism and Thrombosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Embolism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

Top ↑ Descendants

Embolism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  Embolism, Air Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Embolism, Amniotic Fluid Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Embolism, Fat Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Fibrocartilaginous embolism
View node Pulmonary Embolism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references