coronary thrombosis

noun

Definition of coronary thrombosis

: the blocking of a coronary artery of the heart by a thrombus

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1912

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coronary thrombosis

noun

medical Definition of coronary thrombosis

: the blocking of a coronary artery of the heart by a thrombus

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