TITLE

reperfusion

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1878
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the tem "reperfusion" is presented. It refers to the restoration of blood flow to a part of the body which was deprived of adequate circulation, such as the heart muscle in myocardial infarction. Reperfusion is carried out through the use of thrombolytic agents.
ACCESSION #
21243881

 

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