Flashcards in thrombosis, embolism, infarction, shock Deck (53):
what is a thrombus?
intravascular clot, often impeding blood flow
what is a thrombosis?
formation or presence of a thrombus, may result in infarction
what is Virchow’s triad ?
its the pathogenesis of thrombosis formation
-Alterations in blood flow
_________ induces endothelial dysfunction and activation
what effect does blood flow stasis have on thrombosis formation?
peripheral displacement of platelets
concentration of clotting factors