coronary thrombosis

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coronary thrombosis

Obstruction of a coronary artery by a thrombus, often leading to destruction of heart muscle.

coronary thrombosis

(Pathology) a condition of interrupted blood flow to the heart due to a blood clot in a coronary artery, usually as a consequence of atherosclerosis: characterized by intense pain. Sometimes shortened to: coronary Compare myocardial infarction

cor′onary thrombo′sis

a coronary occlusion in which there is blockage of a coronary arterial branch by a blood clot in the vessel.
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Noun1.coronary thrombosis - obstruction of blood flow in a coronary artery by a blood clot (thrombus)coronary thrombosis - obstruction of blood flow in a coronary artery by a blood clot (thrombus)
thrombosis - the formation or presence of a thrombus (a clot of coagulated blood attached at the site of its formation) in a blood vessel
coronary heart disease - a heart disease due to an abnormality of the arteries that supply blood and oxygen to the heart
heart attack - a sudden severe instance of abnormal heart function
جَلطَة دَمويّه في الشِّريان التّاجي
koronární trombózatrombóza věnčitých tepen
brodprop i hjertet
koronárna trombóza
kalp sektesi

coronary thrombosis

n (Med) → trombosi f coronarica


(ˈkorənəri) adjective
(of arteries) supplying blood to the heart.
nounplural ˈcoronaries
an attack of coronary thrombosis.
coronary thrombosis
a heart disease caused by blockage of one of the coronary arteries.

cor·o·nar·y throm·bo·sis

n. trombosis coronaria debido a formación de un trombo, gen. como resultado de cambios ateromatosos en la pared de la arteria, posible causa de infarto de miocardio.
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