antiplatelet

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adjective an·ti·plate·let \ˌan-tē-ˈplāt-lət, ˌan-tī-\

Definition of antiplatelet

  1. :  preventing or inhibiting platelets from adhering to each other The drug's antiplatelet activity reduces the risk of blood clot formation in stroke survivors.

First Known Use of antiplatelet

circa 1923


Medical Dictionary

antiplatelet

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adjective an·ti·plate·let \-ˈplāt-lət\

Medical Definition of antiplatelet

  1. :  acting against or destroying blood platelets antiplatelet drugs


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