- the dissolving or breaking up of a thrombus.
Origin of thrombolysis
Also called thromboclasis.
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- causing the break-up of a blood clot
- a thrombolytic drug
- the breaking up of a blood clot
- Dissolution or destruction of a thrombus.thromboclasis
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