coronary thrombosis


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coronary thrombosis

a condition of interrupted blood flow to the heart due to a blood clot in a coronary artery, usually as a consequence of atherosclerosis: characterized by intense pain

coronary thrombosis

[′kär·ə‚ner·ē thräm′bō·səs]
(medicine)
Formation of a thrombus in a coronary artery.
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Alan Padwell, a pathologist at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary, said there was a strong possibility the drugs caused Mr Betts to suffer an acute coronary thrombosis - a blockage of the artery.
Smoking hardens the arteries, causing them to narrow and is the most common cause of coronary thrombosis in people under 50.
On November 25, 1944, Commissioner Landis died of coronary thrombosis.
Mr Devenney collapsed minutes later in a nearby pharmacy, while picking up his antibiotics, and died of a coronary thrombosis.
When Ivor Novello died in 1951 of a coronary thrombosis, Coward wrote in his diary: "Another landmark swept away.
A post mortem revealed Mrs Walker died from a coronary thrombosis.
Heart attack is also known as coronary thrombosis, ischaemic attack and myocardial infarction.
DHEA may also protect against acute coronary thrombosis.
The death certificate stated he had a coronary thrombosis.
Such an event sometimes is called a coronary thrombosis or coronary occlusion.
Similarly, dogs given only alprazolam alone showed no reduction in coronary thrombosis.