What is Thrombosis?

Thrombosis is the formation of a blood clot, known as a thrombus, within a blood vessel. It prevents blood from flowing normally through the circulatory system. Thrombosis can be deadly, and can affect any age, race, gender, and ethnicity. Blood clotting, also known as coagulation, is the body’s first line of defense against bleeding. When … Continue reading What is Thrombosis?