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Synonyms for clot

Synonyms for clot

to change or be changed from a liquid into a soft, semisolid, or solid mass

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a lump of material formed from the content of a liquid

change from a liquid to a thickened or solid state

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cause to change from a liquid to a solid or thickened state

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turn into curds

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coalesce or unite in a mass

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Sadly, exercising will not fully eliminate your chances of getting a blood clot. Even athletes such as tennis champ Serena Williams have suffered from them.
"Clot-busting" drugs can only be used in cats shortly after development of the clot.
A blood clot forming in one of the deep veins of the leg may cause the leg to become swollen, tender, red and hot to the touch.
"Tragically, many lives are lost because public awareness about life-threatening blood clots is so low," Dr Otieno told the Star in an interview.
James stresses the importance of recognizing the signs and symptoms of blood clots in the legs (which include pain, swelling, tenderness, and redness or discoloration of the skin) and lungs (which include shortness of breath, sharp chest pain that worsens with a deep breath, and coughing up blood).
We introduced a catheter in the blood vessels of the lungs and attempted to suck out the clots. This was partially successful because of the large size and thickness of the clots.
Some people experiencing a blood clot have no signs or symptoms at all.
There are warnings that the combined contraceptive pill can increase the risk of DVT due to the levels of oestrogen in the pill, and oestrogen can cause the blood to clot more easily.
An external ventricular drain (EVD) (Neuromedex[R] GmbH, Switzerland, 9 F, 30 cm length, 20 holes with 1 mm diameter) catheter was placed into all clots, mimicking the intracranial situation of a lysis catheter, and connected to a gravity based EVD drainage system (Neuromedex[R] GmbH, Switzerland) and placed 10 cm below the blood clot level.
Lee, DVM, at Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine is the lead researcher investigating how cats metabolize clopidogrel and its effect on platelets--the cells that help blood clot.
And just 44% provide patients with information about the risk, symptoms and what to do if they think they have a clot.
ACCORDING to the NHS Choices website, the combined oral contraceptive pill, left, may cause blood to clot more readily.
But recently, a string of successes using a new device made just for the brain has rendered clot extraction a reality, revolutionizing stroke treatment.
A new device to remove blood clots can improve outcomes for people who suffer an acute ischemic stroke, in which a clot blocks the blood supply to part of the brain, reports a UCLA-led study.