sticky blood

noun

a condition of the blood, particularly associated with Hughes syndrome, in which antibodies tend to adhere to platelets and glue them together, leading to an increased likelihood of clotting

Nearby words

  1. stickup,
  2. stickup man,
  3. stickweed,
  4. stickwork,
  5. sticky,
  6. sticky bun,
  7. sticky end,
  8. sticky fingers,
  9. sticky note,
  10. sticky rice

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