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devascularization

noun de·vas·cu·lar·iza·tion
variants: or British

devascularisation

\(ˌ)dē-ˌvas-kyə-lə-rə-ˈzā-shən\play

Medical Definition of devascularization

  1. :  loss of the blood supply to a bodily part due to destruction or obstruction of blood vessels

devascularized

or British

devascularised

\-ˈvas-kyə-lə-ˌrīzd\play adjective

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