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 (nə-krō′sĭs, nĕ-)
n. pl. ne·cro·ses (-sēz′)
Death of cells through injury or disease, especially in a localized area of a tissue or organ.

[Late Latin necrōsis, a causing to die, killing, from Greek nekrōsis, death, from nekroun, to make dead, from nekros, corpse; see nek- in Indo-European roots.]

ne·crot′ic (-krŏt′ĭk) adj.
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Adj.1.necrotic - relating to or affected by necrosis; "necrotic tissue"


a. necrótico-a, rel. a la necrosis o a un tejido afectado por ésta.


adj necrótico
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Dark bands may also occur at the interface of necrotic and healthy tissues.
Using Wright's new system, the surgeon first drills a small channel through the neck of the femur to access and "decompress" the necrotic (diseased) bone.
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Abstract: Mute swans (Cygnus olor), whooper swans (Cygnus cygnus), and mixed-breed domestic geese (Anser anser domesticus) were presented for necrotic lesions on the feet, eyelids, and beak.
The first surgery removed necrotic tissue, the skin was transplanted during the second surgery.
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Some interventional radiologists are comfortable with cases that require aggressive drainage of necrotic peripancreatic fluid, while others really only want to handle pseudocysts.
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