white thrombus

(redirected from pale thrombus)

white throm·bus

an opaque dull white thrombus composed essentially of blood platelets.
Synonym(s): pale thrombus

white thrombus

a clot composed of some combination of blood platelets, fibrin, clotting factors, and white blood cells but containing few or no erythrocytes.

white thrombus

A pale thrombus in any site, made up principally of platelets.
See also: thrombus
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