Thrombosis

Thrombosis is the formation or presence of a thrombus (blood clot) inside a blood vessel.
What is Thrombosis?

Thrombosis is the process of a blood clot, also known as a thrombus, forming in a blood vessel. This clot can block or obstruct blood flow in the affected area, as well as cause serious complications if the clot moves to a crucial part of the circulatory system, such as the brain or the lungs.

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Gut microbial metabolite plays a role in exacerbating thrombosis

Gut microbial metabolite plays a role in exacerbating thrombosis

Intravascular imaging improves survival in heart disease patients undergoing stent placement

Intravascular imaging improves survival in heart disease patients undergoing stent placement

Study links ultra-processed food consumption with higher cardiovascular risk

Study links ultra-processed food consumption with higher cardiovascular risk

Study reveals high prevalence of persistent COVID-19 infections in general population

Study reveals high prevalence of persistent COVID-19 infections in general population

Abdominal aortic calcification linked to higher risk of rapid weight loss in older women

Abdominal aortic calcification linked to higher risk of rapid weight loss in older women

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

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

Study shows slight increase in Guillain-Barre syndrome risk with adenovirus COVID vaccines

Study shows slight increase in Guillain-Barre syndrome risk with adenovirus COVID vaccines

Dark chocolate cuts hypertension risk: Sweet news from latest study

Dark chocolate cuts hypertension risk: Sweet news from latest study

UK's maternal mortality rate hits 20-year high

UK's maternal mortality rate hits 20-year high

3D-printed bone: Biomimetic scaffolds offer hope for cranial defect repair

3D-printed bone: Biomimetic scaffolds offer hope for cranial defect repair

Common oral anticoagulant rivaroxaban linked to highest risk of bleeding complications

Common oral anticoagulant rivaroxaban linked to highest risk of bleeding complications

Biodegradable patch holds promise of correcting congenital heart defects in infants

Biodegradable patch holds promise of correcting congenital heart defects in infants

Parkinson's disease a potential pathogenetic factor for coronary artery disease and stroke, study suggests

Parkinson's disease a potential pathogenetic factor for coronary artery disease and stroke, study suggests

Sickle Cell Disease patients and the use of disease-modifying treatments

Sickle Cell Disease patients and the use of disease-modifying treatments

Injectable grain-of-rice-sized glucose monitor could revolutionize diabetes management

Injectable grain-of-rice-sized glucose monitor could revolutionize diabetes management

Anti-inflammatory medication does not reduce frailty risk in adults with atherosclerosis

Anti-inflammatory medication does not reduce frailty risk in adults with atherosclerosis

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

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

Positive antiphospholipid antibodies linked to increased cardiovascular risk in lupus patients

Positive antiphospholipid antibodies linked to increased cardiovascular risk in lupus patients

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

Rising temperatures pose looming threat: Extreme heat could elevate cardiovascular mortality for US residents by midcentury

Rising temperatures pose looming threat: Extreme heat could elevate cardiovascular mortality for US residents by midcentury