occlusion

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sudden loss of consciousness resulting when the rupture or occlusion of a blood vessel leads to oxygen lack in the brain apoplexy , cerebrovascular accident , CVA , stroke
occlusion of a coronary artery caused either by progressive atherosclerosis or by a blood clot coronary occlusion
occlusion of a blood vessel by an embolus (a loose clot or air bubble or other particle) embolism
test to determine the patency or occlusion of the Fallopian tubes Rubin test
occlusion of a blood vessel by an embolus that has broken away from a thrombus thromboembolism
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