Definition of thrombotic in English:

thrombotic

adjective

  • See thrombosis

    • ‘She was diagnosed with a thrombotic thrombocytopenia purpura like syndrome and was treated with daily plasma exchange and steroids.’
    • ‘Hemolytic uremic syndrome is similar to thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura but does not present with neurologic changes.’
    • ‘The pathogenesis of arterial thrombotic disease involves multiple genetic and environmental factors related to atherosclerosis and thrombosis.’
    • ‘Unlike the medicines now under scrutiny, aspirin actually lowers the risk for heart attacks and thrombotic strokes.’
    • ‘As the number of these risk factors increase, so does the risk of developing atherosclerotic and thrombotic disease.’

Pronunciation

thrombotic

/θrɒmˈbɒtɪk/