Pulmonary Embolism: Pathway of Embolus to the Heart and Lungs - Medical Illustration, Human Anatomy Drawing
This medical exhibit reveals multiple images illustrating the Pathway of Pulmonary Embolus to the Heart and Lungs. Images show the following:
1. Overview of a female body and circulatory system revealing the pathway of an embolus from the lower extrmities to the heart and lungs.
2. Detailed cut-section through a segment of vein showing a thrombus forming and breaking off entering the blood flow back to the heart.
3. Detailed cut-section through the heart and lungs showing the final path of the emboli through the thorax.