Heal Yourself At Home
Cardiovascular DIsease / CVD / Heart disease

Ischaemic CVD:    Thrombosis / Embolism

Thrombosis.    Clot formation attached to blood vessel wall in an artery or vein obstructing blood flow;

Embolism.    A thrombus  (blood clot or a piece of it, or a piece of plaque)  breaks off (then called an embolus) and travels through the circulatory system, possibly causing blockage of a blood vessel. Embuli can also be fat globules, gas bubbles or foreign bodies.


How to treat Thrombosis / Embolism

Treatment for thrombosis / embolism  is the same as for ischaemic CVD:






side bar
DISCLAIMER: The content on this website is intended for informational, and educational purposes only and not as a substitute for the medical advice, treatment or diagnosis of a licensed health professional. The author of this website is a researcher, not a health professional, and shall in no event be held liable to any party for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, punitive or other damages arising from any use of the content of this website. Any references to health benefits of specifically named products on this site are this website author's sole opinion and are not approved or supported by their manufacturers or distributors. COPYRIGHT 2009-2019