What is CLOT?

A coagulum, especially that of blood; a crassamentum. See Thrombus, Embolism. White clots are formed of the pure fibrin of white corpuscles and of blood-plaques. If the white clot has become slightly stained with red blood- cells, it becomes yellowish Stratified clots contain layers of more than one variety. C., Distal, a clot formed in a vessel beyond the seat of ligature. C.-districts, the small divisions into which a clot is broken by the dissemination through it of the fibroblastic plasma-corpuscles. C., Proximal, the clot formed in a vessel above the seat of ligature.

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