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throm·bo·sis

 (thrŏm-bō′sĭs)
n. pl. throm·bo·ses (-sēz)
The formation, presence, or development of a thrombus.

[New Latin thrombōsis, from Greek, a clotting, from thrombousthai, to clot, from thrombos, clot.]
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thrombosis

(θrɒmˈbəʊsɪs)
n, pl -ses (siːz)
1. (Pathology) the formation or presence of a thrombus
2. (Pathology) informal short for coronary thrombosis
[C18: from New Latin, from Greek: curdling, from thrombousthai to clot, from thrombos thrombus]
thrombotic adj
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throm•bo•sis

(θrɒmˈboʊ sɪs)

n.
coagulation of the blood within a blood vessel in any part of the circulatory system.
[1700–10; < New Latin < Greek thrómbōsis. See thrombus, -osis]
throm•bot′ic (-ˈbɒt ɪk) adj.
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thrombosis

A condition involving blood clotting within an artery or vein and possibly cutting off or obstructing the flow of blood.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.thrombosis - the formation or presence of a thrombus (a clot of coagulated blood attached at the site of its formation) in a blood vesselthrombosis - the formation or presence of a thrombus (a clot of coagulated blood attached at the site of its formation) in a blood vessel
occlusion - closure or blockage (as of a blood vessel)
cerebral thrombosis - a blood clot in a cerebral artery or vein
coronary, coronary thrombosis - obstruction of blood flow in a coronary artery by a blood clot (thrombus)
milk leg, phlegmasia alba dolens, white leg - painful thrombosis of the femoral vein in the leg following childbirth
phlebothrombosis, venous thrombosis - thrombosis of a vein without prior inflammation of the vein; associated with sluggish blood flow (as in prolonged bedrest or pregnancy or surgery) or with rapid coagulation of the blood
thrombus - a blood clot formed within a blood vessel and remaining attached to its place of origin
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thrombosis

noun blood clot, embolism, infarction, coronary thrombosis, embolus Thinning of the blood reduces the chances of thrombosis.
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Translations
trombóza
trombózis

thrombosis

[θrɒmˈbəʊsɪs] N (thromboses (pl)) [θrɒmˈbəʊsiːz]trombosis f
coronary thrombosistrombosis f coronaria
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thrombosis

[θrɒmˈbəʊsɪs] nthrombose f
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thrombosis

nThrombose f
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thrombosis

[θrɒmˈbəʊsɪs] ntrombosi f inv
coronary thrombosis → trombosi coronarica
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throm·bo·sis

n. trombosis, formación, desarrollo y presencia de un trombo;
biliary ______ biliar;
cardiac ______ cardíaca;
coronary ______ coronaria;
embolic ______ embólica;
traumatic ______ traumática;
venous ______venosa.
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thrombosis

n (pl -ses) trombosis f; deep venous — (DVT) trombosis venosa profunda (TVP)
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The mean anti-prothrombin IgG Ab concentration was higher in the patients with arterial thrombosis (809 [+ or -] 43; P <0.0001), venous thrombosis (935 [+ or -] 98; P <0.0001), and thrombocytopenia (630 [+ or -] 61; P <0.04) than in those without complications (419 [+ or -] 49), as in the case of aCL.
A single case of documented peripheral arterial thrombosis was found in a 44-year-old woman who was heterozygous for the FVL mutation.
APLAS is characterized by systemic venous and arterial thrombosis, the latter occurring most often in the cerebral circulation, foetal loss, seizures, thrombocytopenia and pulmonary hypertension (2) Anticardiolipin antibodies (aCL) and lupus anticoagulant (LA) are two important antibodies found in this disease which cause both venous and arterial thrombosis (3).
2) new thromboembolic complications such as venous or arterial thrombosis associated with heparin exposure and not due to surgery, thrombophilia, DIC, etc.
About Oral Antiplatelet Therapy Oral Antiplatelet therapy plays an important role in the management of ACS, as Antiplatelet drugs help prevent platelet aggregation in arterial thrombosis, most prominently in myocardial infarction and ischemic stroke.
Patients with certain types of hemolytic anemia, bone marrow disorders and unexplained venous or arterial thrombosis are at increased risk of PNH.
Four patients had arterial thrombosis and three patients presented with haemorrhage.
It was suggested that chronic arterial thrombosis secondary to autoimmunity may be the main cause of MMS formation.[2],[3] In PNH patient, deficiency of two important complement regulatory proteins on cell surfaces, CD55 and CD59, makes blood cells more sensitive and vulnerable to the action of complement response.