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Related to myonecrosis: ischemic myonecrosis
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Noun1.myonecrosis - localized death of muscle cell fibers
necrosis, sphacelus, gangrene, mortification - the localized death of living cells (as from infection or the interruption of blood supply)


n. mionecrosis, necrosis del tejido muscular.
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Postmortem findings in all pelicans included extensive subacute myonecrosis, enteritis, and nonsuppurative hepatitis.
Earlier fasciotomy worsens the myonecrosis in children with envenomation.
Clostridial myonecrosis comprise necrotizing soft tissue infections caused by one or more pathogenic clostridia, including Clostridium septicum, Clostridium chauvoei, Clostridium novyi type A, Clostridium perfringens type A, and Clostridium sordellii.
Significance of periprocedural myonecrosis on outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention: an analysis of preintervention and postintervention troponin T levels in 5487 patients.
perfringens strains produce a-toxin, a major extracellular toxin that has been shown to be essential for clostridial myonecrosis (Awad et al.
The pyknotic cells were not observed, the degree of myocardial damage was <that of irradiated groups, the interstitial odemas as well as inflammation were <irradiated group, myonecrosis was also not remarkable in this group (Fig.
It was observed that at this dose there was minimal injury to cristae with no mitochondrial swelling, vacuolation and myonecrosis.
Myonecrosis of the extensor digitorum longus and tibialis anterior muscles was also suspected.
Although small areas of myonecrosis were encountered, suppuration without necrotizing infection was the predominant feature.
The envenomation by snakes causes generally local tissue damage, consisting of oedema, haemorrhage, myonecrosis, haemolyse and inflammation.