How to use Thrombus in a sentence
Atrial fibrillation associated with heart valve disease, valve prosthesis, heart failure, intracardiac thrombus, or thyrotoxicosis.
A person with atherosclerosis is at high risk of forming a thrombus in a coronary artery - coronary thrombosis.
Drugs to dissolve the thrombus - thrombolytic drugs - may be given during the first 48 hours after formation of the blood clot.
The stent was used to exclude thrombus in the contralateral brachiocephalic vein (n=4 ).
The blockage of the artery is usually caused by a blood clot (called a thrombus by doctors) or an embolus.Advertisement
U/S [Fig 3] showed a partially occlusive thrombus in the superior mesenteric vein [SMV] extending into the portal vein.
A transoesophageal echocardiogram (TOE) was therefore arranged to exclude left atrial thrombus, prior to performing the ablation.
A further patient treated for forty-eight hours with heparin showed no evidence of residual thrombus.
Laminated endocardial thrombosis is present over the infarct (called a mural thrombus ).
Level of tumor thrombus appears to be correlated with overall survival.Advertisement
Trying to prevent thrombus formation is often done prophylactically, and agents used may include warfarin or heparin.
The stent was used to exclude thrombus in the contralateral brachiocephalic vein (n=4).
Case reports to date mostly emphasize thrombus in the superior mesenteric vein, or very occasionally bowel wall changes.
The platelet phase is central to thrombus formation inside blood vessels.
We continue to advocate an aggressive, optimistic approach for those patients with clinically confined tumors with isolated venous tumor thrombus extension.Advertisement
Activation results in platelet adhesion, aggregation and degranulation leading to thrombus growth.
It is a condition in which a small blood clot or thrombus forms mainly in the deep veins of the legs.
Platelet thrombus formation and aggregation are reduced, and fibrinolytic capacity increased, in patients treated with statins.
The clot or thrombus may lead to infarction, or death of tissue, due to a blocked blood supply.