ischemic anoxia


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Noun1.ischemic anoxia - anoxia resulting from slow peripheral circulation (such as follows congestive cardiac failure)
anoxia - severe hypoxia; absence of oxygen in inspired gases or in arterial blood or in the tissues
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12], folate Nonconvulsive status epilepticus EEG Seizures Stroke (hemorrhagic vs ischemic) Brain MRI Tumor/metastasis Brain MRI Posterior reversible encephalopathy Brain MRI syndrome Autoimmune Brain MRI * Vasculitis * Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease CSF analysis, EEG, and (rarely) brain biopsy CBC: complete blood count; CSF: cerebrospinal fluid Table 2 Mechanisms of anoxic injury Anoxic anoxia Low environmental oxygen tension or pulmonary function Anemic anoxia Low oxygen-carrying capacity of blood Ischemic anoxia Failure of cerebral blood flow Source: Reference 7