When a deep vein thrombus of the leg is dislodged, it most frequently gives rise to which of the following?
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Blood from the leg veins flows to the heart and then the lungs.
An embolus from the leg will lodge in the lung arteries, causing pulmonary embolism.
Symptoms can be nonspecific and include shortness of breath, arrhythmias, tachypnea, and/or chest pain.
CT pulmonary angiography is the preferred diagnostic test.
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