Related formsthrom·bot·ic [throm-bot-ik] /θrɒmˈbɒt ɪk/, adjective
Examples from the Web for thrombosis
Should thrombosis occur in this anatomic area, a patient might have headaches, dizziness, or even stroke-like symptoms.How Serious Is Hillary Clinton’s Blood Clot and Hospitalization?|Kent Sepkowitz|December 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Thrombosis of the brachial artery or of its principal branches is of very rare occurrence in horses.Lameness of the Horse|John Victor Lacroix
This is thrombosis, and it often gives rise to sudden and excessive lameness of a very painful character.Special Report on Diseases of the Horse|United States Department of Agriculture
Distinct from this is another condition in which thrombosis of the diploic veins occurs.
Thrombosis of veins, as in phlegmasia alba dolens, occurs much more rarely than after typhoid fever.
Thrombosis of other veins is to be treated on the same general principles.
British Dictionary definitions for thrombosis
noun plural -ses (siːz)
Derived Formsthrombotic (θrɒmˈbɒtɪk), adjective
Word Origin for thrombosis
Medicine definitions for thrombosis
n. pl. throm•bo•ses (-sēz)
Science definitions for thrombosis
Culture definitions for thrombosis
The development of a blood clot in the circulatory system. Depending on the location of the clot, the resultant loss of circulation can lead to a stroke (cerebral thrombosis) or heart attack (coronary thrombosis).