anticardiolipin antibody

noun
an·​ti·​car·​dio·​lip·​in antibody | \-ˌkärd-ē-ō-ˈlip-ən- \

Medical Definition of anticardiolipin antibody 

: an antibody that is directed against phospholipids and especially cardiolipin and is associated with increased risk for recurring arterial and venous thromboses

called also anticardiolipin

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