: a state or condition marked by an increased tendency to form blood clots within a blood vessel : excessive coagulability …
Patients can have other conditions that increase their risk of stroke such as congenital heart disease or hypercoagulability …—Allison Horton
Acute inflammation promotes a hypercoagulable state that may increase the risk of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism. —Marie E. Holmqvist et al.
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