reperfusion

noun
re·​per·​fu·​sion | \ ˌrē-pər-ˈfyü-zhən How to pronounce reperfusion (audio) \

Definition of reperfusion

: restoration of the flow of blood to a previously ischemic tissue or organ

First Known Use of reperfusion

1937, in the meaning defined above

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reperfusion

noun
re·​per·​fu·​sion | \ ˌrē-pər-ˈfyü-zhən How to pronounce reperfusion (audio) \

Medical Definition of reperfusion

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

Other Words from reperfusion

reperfuse \ -​ˈfyüz How to pronounce reperfuse (audio) \ transitive verb reperfused; reperfusing

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