reocclusion

noun
re·​oc·​clu·​sion | \ ˌrē-ə-ˈklü-zhən How to pronounce reocclusion (audio) \

Medical Definition of reocclusion

: the reoccurrence of occlusion in an artery after it has been treated (as by balloon angioplasty) with apparent success

Other Words from reocclusion

reocclude \ -​ə-​ˈklüd How to pronounce reocclude (audio) \ verb reoccluded; reoccluding

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“Reocclusion.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/reocclusion. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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