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See definition of embolism on Dictionary.com
  • as inblood clot
  • as inclot
  • as incoagulation

synonyms for embolism

  • coagulum
  • crassamentum
  • embolus
  • grume
  • thrombus
  • clotting
  • clump
  • lump
  • array
  • batch
  • battery
  • body
  • bulk
  • bunch
  • bundle
  • cluster
  • coagulum
  • coalescence
  • conglutination
  • consolidation
  • curd
  • curdling
  • embolus
  • glob
  • gob
  • group
  • grume
  • occlusion
  • precipitate
  • set
  • thickness
  • thrombus
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How to use embolism in a sentence

I had a pulmonary embolism which turned into a pulmonary infarction.
“THIS DIDN’T END THE WAY IT’S SUPPOSED TO END.” (BONUS)ANGELA DUCKWORTHSEPTEMBER 27, 2021FREAKONOMICS
Liz suffered a pulmonary embolism, meaning there was a sudden blockage of an artery in her lungs.
THE TRUE STORY BEHIND THE NEW NETFLIX FILM FATHERHOODANNABEL GUTTERMANJUNE 18, 2021TIME
A pulmonary embolism shouldn't kill him, but the effects were disproportionate to the cause and would last a while.
INSIDEKICKJESSE FRANKLIN BONE
Death in the fatal cases was attributed to pulmonary embolism, peritonitis, and in two to heart failure.
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
Death in such circumstances is usually attributed to embolism of the pulmonary artery.
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
Spencer, in eighty-five total hysterectomies, had two deaths from pulmonary embolism.
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
In cases of septic thrombosis the patients run a definite risk from pulmonary embolism.
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
I have seen five examples of this mild form of pulmonary embolism after hysterectomy.
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
This dislodged a clot, and the woman was seized with the symptoms of pulmonary embolism and died in forty-seven minutes.
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
The symptoms of pulmonary embolism may occur at any period from the hour of the operation up to the thirtieth day.
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO EMBOLISM

  • coagulum
  • crassamentum
  • embolism
  • embolus
  • grume
  • thrombus
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