Definition of reperfusion in English:
noun[mass noun] Medicine
The action of restoring the flow of blood to an organ or tissue, typically after a heart attack or stroke.
- The pulmonary artery pressure during the initial 10 minutes of reperfusion is of prime importance.
- In essence, prompt reperfusion is sacrificed for effective reperfusion.
- The importance of time to reperfusion in reducing mortality cannot be overestimated.
Definition of reperfusion in:
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