Definition of perfusate in English:


Line breaks: per|fus¦ate
Pronunciation: /pəˈfjuːzeɪt


  • A fluid used in perfusion.
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    • After a further 15 min of perfusion with isosmolar perfusate, we added back leukocytes to the perfusate before instilling either acid or saline in the airway.
    • The characteristics of the perfusate did not significantly change in terms of blood temperature, pH, sodium concentration, or hematocrit throughout the experiment and were comparable between the groups.
    • The rats were then treated with isoproterenol via the perfusate.

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