A man coughed and excluded a blood clot that surprised all his doctors. He eliminated a lot of 15 centimeters that had accumulated in the lung.
A 36 year old patient was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit at the University of California in the United States. The young man had heart failure when he eliminated one blood clot That surprised all the doctors of the institution.
The man had eliminated one blood clot of blood with the exact shape of a bronchial tree. It was a lot of 15 centimeters that were accumulated in the lung. The case was reported in the scientific journal The New England Journal of Medicine, and the patient's identity has remained reserved.
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After suffering a heart failure, the man was taken. To stabilize it, they used anticoagulants and a ventricular device. As a result, the specialists stated that "during the following week he had episodes with small seizures with blood and respiratory distress. At that time he needed oxygen assistance."
In cough form and eliminated spontaneously blood clot with the exact shape of the right bronchial tree. Doctors told US media they were surprised to find that blood had accumulated in that part of the lung and had solidified "like gelatin."
"No one in our team had seen anything like that," said Dr. Gave A. Woodard. Then the doctors intubated the patient and found small blood samples in some areas of the lung. After two days they removed the devices and did not have more similar episodes. However, he died a week later due to complications due to heart failure.