How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"thrombo" is from "thrombos" (clot) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "blood clot" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Deep vein thrombosis can cause pain in the leg.|
|Venous thrombectomy is indicated in patients whose symptoms are severe.|