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Pulmonary artery obstruction mimicking the clinical features of acute pulmonary embolism
  1. C W Siu,
  2. M-H Jim,
  3. H F Tse

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A 44 year old woman, who had enjoyed good health up until recently, presented with a three month history of progressive shortness of breath and bilateral ankle oedema. Physical examination revealed tachycardia of 125 beats per minute and a blood pressure of 100/60 mm Hg on admission. Elevated jugular venous pressure with giant CV wave pattern was observed at the level of the earlobe. …

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