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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Can platelet size predict severity and mortality in COVID-19?

Can platelet size predict severity and mortality in COVID-19?

Researchers find a potentially game-changing blood clot treatment

Researchers find a potentially game-changing blood clot treatment

Preventing lethal blood clots

Preventing lethal blood clots

Imaging technology may be able to treat life-threatening blood clotting condition

Imaging technology may be able to treat life-threatening blood clotting condition

Could aspirin intake reduce mortality risk in COVID-19 patients?

Could aspirin intake reduce mortality risk in COVID-19 patients?

Striking increase in SARS-CoV-2 antibodies seen with prime dose AstraZeneca vaccine followed by Pfizer-BioNTech

Striking increase in SARS-CoV-2 antibodies seen with prime dose AstraZeneca vaccine followed by Pfizer-BioNTech

Angiotensin II type 1 receptor-targeting autoantibodies may increase COVID-19 severity

Angiotensin II type 1 receptor-targeting autoantibodies may increase COVID-19 severity

High levels of neutrophil extracellular traps found in airways of severely ill Covid-19 patients

High levels of neutrophil extracellular traps found in airways of severely ill Covid-19 patients

Findings suggest that the cross-linking of fibrin proteins is key to reducing blood clot formation

Findings suggest that the cross-linking of fibrin proteins is key to reducing blood clot formation

A new guide for cancer-associated thrombosis

A new guide for cancer-associated thrombosis

New research identifies a link between the gut microbiome and strokes

New research identifies a link between the gut microbiome and strokes

Combination of interferon-α and nafamostat inhibits SARS-CoV-2 in vivo

Combination of interferon-α and nafamostat inhibits SARS-CoV-2 in vivo

Study details the treatment of COVID-19 vaccine-associated myocarditis-like illness in 7 patients

Study details the treatment of COVID-19 vaccine-associated myocarditis-like illness in 7 patients

Research provides insights into why COVID-19 patients develop severe blood clots

Research provides insights into why COVID-19 patients develop severe blood clots

Joint ICMRA and WHO statement explains how COVID-19 vaccines are regulated for safety, effectiveness

Joint ICMRA and WHO statement explains how COVID-19 vaccines are regulated for safety, effectiveness

Researchers devise new way to design clot-prone grafts for dialysis

Researchers devise new way to design clot-prone grafts for dialysis

Has COVID-19 vaccine confidence dropped following the pause of Johnson & Johnson/Janssen?

Has COVID-19 vaccine confidence dropped following the pause of Johnson & Johnson/Janssen?

NCCN experts provide new guidance on COVID-19 vaccines for cancer patients

NCCN experts provide new guidance on COVID-19 vaccines for cancer patients

New cell-penetrating peptide may protect against life-threatening microbial inflammation

New cell-penetrating peptide may protect against life-threatening microbial inflammation

Research suggests low platelet counts may be associated with Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine

Research suggests low platelet counts may be associated with Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine