Formation and destruction of erythrocyte rouleau in a vessel with local bulge

  • S. E. Kornelik
  • E. K. Borzenko
  • A. N. Grishin
  • M. A. Bubenchikov
  • V. I. Stolyarov


A mathematical model of aggregation and destruction of erythrocyte clots in the shear flow is constructed. Calculations show the influence of shear stresses in a blood flow on the mean dimension of clots. It is also shown that the sinuses of aneurysms create conditions for formation of large agglomerates, which can result in thrombosis of a blood vessel under consideration.


Shear Rate Deformation Rate Adhesion Force Fractal Dimensionality Erythrocyte Aggregation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. E. Kornelik
    • 1
  • E. K. Borzenko
    • 1
  • A. N. Grishin
    • 1
  • M. A. Bubenchikov
    • 1
  • V. I. Stolyarov
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Mechanics and MathematicsTomsk State UniversityTomskRussia

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