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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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