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Syncope as a premonitory sign of fatal pulmonary embolism. Two case reports



Syncope as a premonitory sign of fatal pulmonary embolism. Two case reports



Acta Orthopaedica Scandinavica 59(1): 71-73



Two patients suddenly died of massive pulmonary embolism 3 weeks after hip surgery. In retrospect, several episodes of syncope starting during the first postoperative week were recognized as premonitory signs of the fatal outcome.

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PMID: 3354326

DOI: 10.3109/17453678809149349


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