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throm·bi

(throm'bī),
Plural of thrombus.

thrombi

/throm·bi/ (throm´bi) plural of thrombus.

thrombi

(thrŏm′bī)
n.
Plural of thrombus.

thrombi

See thrombus.

throm·bi

(throm'bī)
Plural of thrombus.

Patient discussion about thrombi

Q. How can I prevent blood clots? I am 45 years old and am supposed to go on a business trip overseas. The flight itself is 12 hours long and then I have to continue traveling by bus. Could this cause me to have blood clots? If so, how can I prevent it?

A. Always walk as much as you can on the plane. Also, rotate your ankels in circles. Sometimes try to use your ankels and make the alphabet with them. Have fun..

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In Pakistan, free floating thrombi remain largely under diagnosed and are likely mistaken for intracardiac structures.
LV clot were mostly seen in apical position which is comparable to Salehi et al who also found most left ventricular thrombi in apical position in their study21.
The size of infarct is considered proportionately related to the risk of thrombi formation.
The importance of echocardiography, as a simple, noninvasive, and rapid investigation for detecting intracardiac thrombi, is clear and our report further underscores this fact.
However, recent reports based on virtual histology intravascular ultrasound [6] and OCT [7] have revealed a high prevalence of layered complex plaques, which may represent organized thrombi and could be a significant component of the accelerated intimal thickening in HTx patients.
The increased risk of systemic embolism along with a history of hypertension in AF appears to be mediated primarily through left atrial stasis and thrombi.
Pulmonary aneurysms and intracardiac thrombi due to Behcet's disease in an African-American adolescent with oculocutaneous albinism.
The incidence of LV thrombi complicating acute MI is reported to be 20-40%.
9,11) Several cases have demonstrated successful resolution of mobile aortic thrombi without further emboli with long-term oral anticoagulants.
11) A retrospective review of 10,908 oncologic patients using MRI identified a greater proportion of tumor thrombi than bland thrombi, 0.