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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.]
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]
coagulation of the blood within a blood vessel in any part of the circulatory system.
throm•bot′ic (-ˈbɒt ɪk) adj.
A condition involving blood clotting within an artery or vein and possibly cutting off or obstructing the flow of blood.
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|Noun||1.||thrombosis - 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[θrɒmˈbəʊsɪs] n → thrombose f
n → Thrombose f
n. trombosis, formación, desarrollo y presencia de un trombo;
biliary ___ → ___ biliar;
cardiac ___ → ___ cardíaca;
coronary ___ → ___ coronaria;
embolic ___ → ___ embólica;
traumatic ___ → ___ traumática;
venous ___ → ___venosa.