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antiphospholipid

adj an·ti·phos·pho·lip·id \-ˌfäs-fō-ˈlip-əd\

Medical Definition of ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID

:  relating to, being, or associated with antibodies (as anticardiolipin antibodies) that act against phospholipids and increase the risk of venous and arterial thromboses and thrombocytopenia <antiphospholipid syndrome>
April 27, 2015
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