Type: Term Pronunciation: in′farkt Definitions: 1. An area of necrosis resulting from a sudden insufficiency of arterial or venous blood supply. Synonyms: infarction2
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- localized necrosis resulting from obstruction of the blood supply
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An area of cardiac, neural, or other cell death (necrosis) following interruption of blood supply (ischaemia), perhaps due to thrombosis, embolism, or haemorrhage. A cerebral infarct would be expected following a CVA.
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The dead tissue resulting from infarction is termed an infarct
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An area of death (necrosis) in an organ or tissue produced by lack of oxygen resulting from the blocking of its blood supply
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Infarct: An area of tissue death due to a local lack of oxygen. For example, in a myocardial infarction there is death of myocardial (heart muscle) tissue due to sudden (acute) deprivation of circulating blood. This is usually caused by arteriosclerosis with narrowing of the coronary arteries, the culminating event being a thrombosis (clot). The wo
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[ See Infarce
.] (Medicine) (a)
An obstruction or embolus. (b)
The morbid condition of a limited area resulting from such obstruction; as, a hemorrhagic infarct
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An area of tissue death due to a local lack of oxygen. ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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(in´fahrkt) a localized area of ischemic necrosis produced by anoxia following occlusion of the arterial supply or the venous drainage of the tissue, organ, or part. anemic infarct one due to sudden interruption of arterial circulation to the area. hemorrhagic infarct...
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• (n.) The morbid condition of a limited area resulting from such obstruction; as, a hemorrhagic infarct. • (n.) An obstruction or embolus.
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Localized tissue death resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the affected site.
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(in'farkt) (Latin. Infarcire - to stuff in)
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an area of tissue death due to local lack of oxygen.
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