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necrosis
American English: /nɛˈkroʊsəs/
British English: /nɛˈkrəʊsɪs/

Translation of necrosis in Spanish:

noun plural -croses Pronunciation: / -siːz /

uncountable and countable
  • Example sentences
    • As the disease progresses, necrosis and liver cell death may lead to fibrosis.
    • The combination increases the risk of soft tissue necrosis and osteonecrosis.
    • Multifocal calcifications associated with tumor cell necrosis were also seen.

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