antithrombotic(redirected from anti thrombotic)
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1. preventing or interfering with the formation of thrombi.
2. an agent that has this effect, such as heparin or coumarin. See also anticoagulant and thrombolytic.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
antithromboticadjective Referring to an agent or effect that prevents or reduces thrombosis.
noun An agent that prevents or interferes with thrombosis; e.g., thrombolytic.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
antithromboticHematology adjective Referring to an agent or effect that prevents or reduces thrombosis noun An agent that prevents or interferes with thrombosis. See Heparin, Warfarin. Cf Thrombolytic.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.