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thrombolytic

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adjective throm·bo·lyt·ic \ˌthräm-bə-ˈli-tik\

Definition of thrombolytic

  1. :  destroying or breaking up a thrombus <a thrombolytic agent> <thrombolytic therapy>

thrombolysis

play \-ˈbä-lə-səs\ noun

1929

First Known Use of thrombolytic

1929


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thrombolytic

noun throm·bo·lyt·ic

Definition of thrombolytic

  1. :  a thrombolytic drug :  clot-buster

1965

First Known Use of thrombolytic

1965


Medical Dictionary

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thrombolytic

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adjective throm·bo·lyt·ic \ˌthräm-bə-ˈlit-ik\

Medical Definition of thrombolytic

  1. :  destroying or breaking up a thrombus <a thrombolytic agent> <thrombolytic therapy>

thrombolysis

\ˌthräm-ˈbäl-ə-səs\play noun plural

thrombolyses

\-ˌsēz\play

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thrombolytic

noun throm·bo·lyt·ic

Medical Definition of thrombolytic

  1. :  a thrombolytic drug (as streptokinase or urokinase) :  clot-buster


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