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reperfusion

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noun re·per·fu·sion \ˌrē-pər-ˈfyü-zhən\

Medical Definition of reperfusion

  1. :  restoration of the flow of blood to a previously ischemic tissue or organ (as the heart or brain) <reperfusion following heart attack>

  2. re·per·fuse \-ˈfyüz\play transitive verb, re·per·fused re·per·fus·ing




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