thrombi


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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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Pulmonary aneurysms and intracardiac thrombi due to Behcet's disease in an African-American adolescent with oculocutaneous albinism.
10) Recent studies have shown significantly higher apparent diffusion coefficient in bland thrombi versus thrombi in hepatocellular carcinoma on diffusion weighted images (10) and even suggest DW imaging can be used as an alternative to contrast enhancement for thrombus characterization.
Immunohistochemical stains were performed to evaluate the cellular components of fresh and organizing small artery thrombi.
He also recognized that humans with pathologically identified pulmonary thrombi almost always have thrombi in the deep veins, supporting his view that pulmonary artery thrombosis generally results from venous embolism rather than from in situ thrombosis within the pulmonary circulation.
Even though clinical severity appeared to be the same, overall mortality was twice as high in those who developed right heart thrombi than in those who didn't at both 2-weeks' (21% vs.
The frequency with which thrombi are found in these lesions have led some authors to propose that IPEH represents an unusual form of thrombus organization.
Now the Xtract[TM] Catheter, which is indicated for use in the removal of soft, fresh thrombi (clots) and emboli from arteries in the body, is available in two larger sizes (5 and 5.
Coronary angiography showing thrombi in the mid (extending to first septal artery) and distal left anterior descending artery (right anterior oblique cranial view)
The QuickCat(TM) Catheter is an aspiration catheter indicated for the removal of fresh soft emboli and thrombi (blood clots) from vessels in the arterial system.