Doctors initially thought Ryan had a blood clot, but an infectious-disease doctor identified the true problem.
Last year he cut short a vacation to Italy because of an upper respiratory infection and a blood clot in his lungs.
First, she broke her hip, and after she was sent home, a blood clot landed her back at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center.
That led to a blood clot forming between her brain and skull.
I had triple the normal rate of venous thromboembolism—a blood clot forming disorder—and an elevated risk for male breast cancer.
Probably the most frequent cause is found in plugging, or occlusion, of the arteries by a blood clot.
The bursting of a blood vessel in the brain may let a blood clot form and press on the nerves which govern the arm or the leg.
He had a blood clot, so he left her with two babies and one on the way.
He decided to leave his hand unbandaged, letting it bleed as much as it would and the blood clot naturally.
It was a completely unforeseeable thing—a blood clot broke loose in a vein, and lodged in his brain.
blood clot n.
A semisolid, gelatinous mass of coagulated blood that consists of red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets in a fibrin network.