Thrombus

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Author: Mikael Häggström [notes 1]

Composition of a fresh thrombus.

Microscopic evaluation

An organizing thrombus.[1]

Look for presence of fibroblasts or myofibroblasts, conferring a diagnosis of an organizing thrombus.

Reporting

Example:

Right profunda femoris artery clot, excision: Organizing thrombus.

Notes

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References

  1. Picture from:Pantanowitz, Liron; Duke, Wayne H (2008). "Intravascular lesions of the hand ". Diagnostic Pathology 3 (1): 24. doi:10.1186/1746-1596-3-24. ISSN 1746-1596. 
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