Please note: reference image is displayed in place of Flash media.
Thrombolysis is the breaking up of a blood clot. This can be achieved using certain “clot busting” drugs or by performing a thrombectomy. A thrombectomy, shown here, is a procedure used to remove a blood clot from a blood vessel. The vessel is usually an artery.
©2019 Medmovie.com. All rights reserved. Medmovie.com creates and licenses medical illustrations and animations for educational use. Our goal is to increase your understanding of medical terminology and help communication between patients, caregiver and healthcare professionals. The content in the Media Library is for your information and education purposes only. The Media Library is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment for specific medical conditions.