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per·fu·sion

 (pər-fyo͞o′zhən)
n.
1. The act or an instance of perfusing.
2. The injection of fluid into a blood vessel in order to reach an organ or tissues, usually to supply nutrients and oxygen.
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Noun1.perfusion - pumping a liquid into an organ or tissue (especially by way of blood vessels)
intromission, insertion, introduction - the act of putting one thing into another
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per·fu·sion

n. perfusión, pasaje de un líquido o sustancia a través de un conducto.
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perfusion

n perfusión f
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References in periodicals archive ?
Luxury perfusion of an ischemic area is considered as possible etiology.
More likely our findings indicate hyperperfusion or luxury perfusion in robotic groups.
Luxury perfusion is an increase in the number or the size of the vessels surrounding the injury and often follows a cerebral infarction.