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throm·bol·y·sis

 (thrŏm-bŏl′ĭ-sĭs)
n. pl. throm·bol·y·ses (-sēz)
Dissolution or destruction of a thrombus.

throm′bo·lyt′ic (-bə-lĭt′ĭk) adj.

thrombolysis

(ˌθrɒmˈbɒlɪsɪs)
n
(Medicine) the breaking up of a blood clot
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.thrombolysis - the process of breaking up and dissolving blood clots
lysis - (biochemistry) dissolution or destruction of cells such as blood cells or bacteria
Translations
trombolisi

throm·bol·y·sis

n. trombólisis, lisis o disolución de un coágulo.

thrombolysis

n trombolisis f
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Usually the stroke patient is given blood thinners to dissolve the clot but owing to the major episode, the doctors' team decided to conduct a mechanical thrombolysis.
Treatment options in the case of IVC thrombus without anatomical variance include anticoagulation, mechanical thrombectomy, systemic thrombolytic therapy, transcatheter regional thrombolysis, pulse-spray pharmaco mechanical thrombolysis and angioplasty.
Among the 181 patients assigned to an endovascular approach, 165 actually received treatment, which started with angiography followed by intra-arterial TPA, mechanical thrombolysis or thrombectomy, or a combination of these employed at the discretion of each operator.

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