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Related to Thrombo-embolic disease: pulmonary embolism, pulmonary thromboembolic disease

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.]

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

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.

thrombosis

A condition involving blood clotting within an artery or vein and possibly cutting off or obstructing the flow of blood.
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

thrombosis

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

thrombosis

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

thrombosis

[θrɒmˈbəʊsɪs] nthrombose f

thrombosis

nThrombose f

thrombosis

[θrɒmˈbəʊsɪs] ntrombosi f inv
coronary thrombosis → trombosi coronarica

throm·bo·sis

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

thrombosis

n (pl -ses) trombosis f; deep venous — (DVT) trombosis venosa profunda (TVP)
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Heparin is currently the anticoagulant of choice for the prevention and treatment of thrombo-embolic disease in pregnancy because it does not cross the placenta.