thrombotic stroke


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thrombotic stroke

Neurology A stroke caused by thrombosis or thromboembolism. See Stroke.
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Clinical evidence demonstrates that high numbers of circulating platelets are associated with an increased incidence of heart attack and thrombotic stroke.
It is also indicated for patients who have suffered a thrombotic stroke and are at risk for recurrent stroke.
Syntex received approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in late October to market Ticlid(i) (ticlopidine hydrochloride) to reduce the risk of thrombotic stroke.
The small but powerful micro-pump is deployed downstream of the carotid arteries, which has the potential to eliminate major risks associated with thrombotic strokes, and the device is suitable for ambulatory use.
to reduce the risk of blood clots in the legs and lungs of people who have just had knee replacement surgery, to reduce this risk in people who have just had hip replacement surgery, and to reduce the risk of both hemorrhagic and thrombotic strokes as well as other blood clots in people with atrial fibrillation not caused by a heart valve problem.
is approved for three uses: to reduce the risk of blood clots in the legs and lungs of people who have just had knee replacement surgery, to reduce this risk in people who have just had hip replacement surgery, and to reduce the risk of both hemorrhagic and thrombotic strokes as well as other blood clots in people with atrial fibrillation not caused by a heart valve problem.