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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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References in periodicals archive ?
In children with nephrotic syndrome, thrombosis secondary to AT and PS deficiency may develop and its rate has been reported as 9-36%.
Superior ophthalmic vein thrombosis is a rare diagnosis that is generally associated with infectious conditions and hypercoagulable states related to cancer and/or autoimmune conditions.
We describe an unusual case report of isolated falciform ligament thrombosis as a sequel of acute pancreatitis.
Primary graft thrombosis occurs in 0.5% and 6% of renal transplants and usually results in graft loss [1].
Prevalence of cerebral venous thrombosis is 8% (4) and it consists of 18% neuro-Behcet's disease (5).
Physicians with experience in lower extremity venous ultrasound should be capable of translating this technique to the less common upper extremity venous thrombosis.
Summary: Thrombosis drugs help in the prevention or inhibition of thrombus, by mimicking the role of ant thrombin, a protein molecule produced in the body, which helps clotting of the blood.
Thrombosis drugs help in the prevention or inhibition of thrombus, by mimicking the role of antithrombin, a protein molecule produced in the body, which helps clotting of the blood.
PNH is an ultra-rare and severe disease that, when left untreated, may cause a wide range of debilitating symptoms and complications, including thrombosis. Thrombosis occurs when a blood clot presents inside a blood vessel and slows or blocks the flow of blood through the circulatory system.