Translation of thrombus in Spanish:


trombo, n.

Pronunciation /ˈθrɒmbəs//ˈθrɑmbəs/

nounPlural thrombi


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    trombo masculine
    • The lung showed focal bronchopneumonia, multiple thrombi, and focal hemorrhagic infarcts.
    • Blood clots, or thrombi, trigger most heart attacks and strokes.
    • Blood flow to the heart muscle may even stop if a thrombus, or clot, forms in a coronary vessel, which may cause a heart attack.
    • Mechanical valves are made with a combination of metals and sophisticated materials to ensure durability and a smooth surface to avoid blood clots, thrombi, forming.
    • Thrombin forms clots and thrombi by removal of fibrinopeptides A and B from fibrinogen to form fibrin.