One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Affect with or be affected by thrombosis.with object ‘the superior mesenteric artery was thrombosed’no object ‘the adjacent capillaries may thrombose’‘the appearance of the thrombosed vein’
- ‘Note the yellowish-white pus distributed along the pial vessels and the congested and/or thrombosed pial veins emanating from the superior sagittal sinus.’
- ‘The landmark method fails, irrespective of anatomy, if the vein has thrombosed.’
- ‘Anal tags are generally asymptomatic and often are the remnants of previously thrombosed external hemorrhoids.’
- ‘When inflamed they become red and tender, and if they become thrombosed they can cause severe pain and be felt as a tender mass in the anal area.’
- ‘At the time of the second infusion, two other ipsilateral antecubital veins had thrombosed.’
Late 19th century: back-formation from thrombosis.
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