Definition of infarct in English:
A small localized area of dead tissue resulting from failure of blood supply.
- Lungs were examined for pneumonia, fibrosis, and infarcts and for atherosclerosis, thrombi, and intraluminal fibrous webs in large pulmonary arteries.
- A computed tomographic scan of the head demonstrated a superior sagittal sinus thrombosis and bilateral hemorrhagic infarcts of the parietal lobes.
- Remote infarct or ischemic lesions were identified in 24 resections.
Definition of infarct in:
- US English dictionary
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