Mild air embolism may present no symptoms and might not be a serious threat to one’s health. However, massive bubble formation inside the blood vessels is considered a medical emergency due to the serious, possibly fatal, health complications it might cause. As such, quick diagnosis and treatment of air embolism is needed to reduce the risk of irreversible injuries and death.
There are different approaches to diagnosing air embolism:
Unfortunately, some cases of air embolism have been associated with poor medical care. To learn more about filing a medical malpractice claim in Appleton, speak with an attorney at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® by calling (414) 271-0900 today.