In the body , if the arteries to the lungs get blocked by some kind of blood clotting, wont we be able to breathe?
i have this doubt because even if the arteries are blocked , still the alvolies may get the oxygen from atmosphere and the process may continue and the total circulatory system may collapse and then what may happen?

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2014-08-08T21:24:46+05:30
See, the arteries in the lungs supply blood to them. yea the lungs would be dysfunctional with a blockage in the artery but that would be because of insufficient supply of blood to them resulting in a heart attack. with this blockage the lungs wont b expanding therefore the alveoli wont get the atmospheric air. i hope i cleard ur doubt. feel free to ask me any questions on human anatomy.
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2014-08-09T14:28:27+05:30

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Alvioli would get the oxygen but the arteries would be needed to transfer this oxygen which is not possible due to blockage and then the person would die
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