radionecrosis

noun
ra·​dio·​ne·​cro·​sis | \ -nə-ˈkrō-səs, -ne- How to pronounce radionecrosis (audio) \
plural radionecroses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce radionecrosis (audio) \

Medical Definition of radionecrosis

: ulceration or destruction of tissue resulting from irradiation

Other Words from radionecrosis

radionecrotic \ -​ˈkrät-​ik How to pronounce radionecrosis (audio) \ adjective

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“Radionecrosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/radionecrosis. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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