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A Blood Clot is a mass of blood that forms when blood platelets, proteins, and cells stick together. When a blood clot is attached to the wall of a blood vessel, it is called a thrombus. When it moves through the bloodstream and blocks the flow of blood in another part of the body, it is called an embolus.
Flat positioning may give stroke patients an edge before surgery

Flat positioning may give stroke patients an edge before surgery

New scientific statement outlines recommendations for diagnosing, managing cerebral venous thrombosis

New scientific statement outlines recommendations for diagnosing, managing cerebral venous thrombosis

Study identifies risk factors for deadly blood clots after lung cancer surgery

Study identifies risk factors for deadly blood clots after lung cancer surgery

Revolutionary bio-sponge halts bleeding instantly

Revolutionary bio-sponge halts bleeding instantly

Study links stress to metabolic syndrome, highlights inflammation's role

Study links stress to metabolic syndrome, highlights inflammation's role

Abdominoplasty trends 2005-2021: Increased outpatient procedures, liposuction, and heparin use

Abdominoplasty trends 2005-2021: Increased outpatient procedures, liposuction, and heparin use

Common oral anticoagulant rivaroxaban linked to highest risk of bleeding complications

Common oral anticoagulant rivaroxaban linked to highest risk of bleeding complications

New project aims to revolutionize stroke treatment with digital twins

New project aims to revolutionize stroke treatment with digital twins

Clotting risk from birth control normalizes within weeks of stopping hormonal contraceptives

Clotting risk from birth control normalizes within weeks of stopping hormonal contraceptives

BMI should not be used to determine eligibility for gender-affirming chest surgery

BMI should not be used to determine eligibility for gender-affirming chest surgery

High biological age linked to increased risk of stroke and dementia

High biological age linked to increased risk of stroke and dementia

New technology for automatically analyzing and visualizing medical data to be presented at Medica 2023

New technology for automatically analyzing and visualizing medical data to be presented at Medica 2023

New study provides insights into the safety of novel therapies for pulmonary embolism

New study provides insights into the safety of novel therapies for pulmonary embolism

Study finds strong link between genetic predisposition for blood clots and contraceptive pill use

Study finds strong link between genetic predisposition for blood clots and contraceptive pill use

New brain-wave cap diagnoses stroke in the ambulance, saving lives

New brain-wave cap diagnoses stroke in the ambulance, saving lives

Breakthrough antibody therapy targets Alzheimer's risk gene, offers hope for effective treatment

Breakthrough antibody therapy targets Alzheimer's risk gene, offers hope for effective treatment

Study offers new insight into increased risk of blood clots in women

Study offers new insight into increased risk of blood clots in women

New trial aims to reduce infection and blood clot rates for kids with cancer

New trial aims to reduce infection and blood clot rates for kids with cancer

NCCN publishes new guideline focused on preventing and treating cancer-associated blood clots

NCCN publishes new guideline focused on preventing and treating cancer-associated blood clots

Women using NSAIDs alongside hormonal contraception may be at increased risk of blood clots

Women using NSAIDs alongside hormonal contraception may be at increased risk of blood clots

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