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Lung artery clot (pulmonary embolus) is the blockage of the largest artery of the lung (pulmonary artery) or one of its branches by an object. The object is usually a blood clot but can also be tumor, air, fat, or amniotic fluid. These objects originate elsewhere in the body and travel through the veins to the lung.