thrombo-


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Related to thrombo-: thromboembolic

thrombo-

or thromb-
pref.
Blood clot; blood clotting: thromboplastic.

[Greek, from thrombos, clot.]

thrombo-

or sometimes before a vowel

thromb-

combining form
(Pathology) indicating a blood clot: thromboembolism.
[from Greek thrombos lump, clot]

thrombo-

a combining form meaning “blood clot,” “coagulation,” “thrombin”: thrombocyte.
[< Greek, comb. form of thrómbos clot, lump]
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67 Table 4: Haemato-biochemical categorisation of DFM positive animals with clinical signs (n=30) Leuco- Neutro- Low Erythro- Thrombo- Elevated cytosis philia Hb cytopenia cytopenia Creatinine 8 11 9 6 9 7 26.
He was an Air Force weapons mechanic in Southeast Asia in the late 1960s when a military doctor misdiagnosed his acute thrombo- phlebitis as kidney stones.