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per·fuse

 (pər-fyo͞oz′)
tr.v. per·fused, per·fus·ing, per·fus·es
1. To coat or permeate with liquid, color, or light; suffuse.
2. To pour or diffuse (a liquid, for example) over or through something.

[Latin perfundere, perfūs-, to pour over : per-, per- + fundere, to pour; see gheu- in Indo-European roots.]

per·fu′sive (pər-fyo͞o′sĭv, -zĭv) adj.

perfuse

(pəˈfjuːz)
vb (tr)
1. to suffuse or permeate (a liquid, colour, etc) through or over (something)
2. (Surgery) surgery to pass (a fluid) through organ tissue to ensure adequate exchange of oxygen and carbon monoxide
[C16: from Latin perfūsus wetted, from perfundere to pour over, from per- + fundere to pour]
perˈfused adj
perˈfusion n
perˈfusionist n
perˈfusive adj

per•fuse

(pərˈfyuz)

v.t. -fused, -fus•ing.
1. to overspread with moisture, color, etc.; suffuse.
2. to diffuse (a liquid, color, etc.) through or over something.
3. to pass (fluid) through blood vessels or the lymphatic system to an organ or tissue.
[1520–30; < Latin perfūsus, past participle of perfundere to drench, flood. See per-, fuse2]
per•fu′sion (-ˈfyu ʒən) n.
per•fu′sive (-sɪv) adj.

perfuse


Past participle: perfused
Gerund: perfusing

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.perfuse - force a fluid through (a body part or tissue); "perfuse a liver with a salt solution"
flush - cause to flow or flood with or as if with water; "flush the meadows"
2.perfuse - cause to spread or flush or flood through, over, or across; "The sky was suffused with a warm pink color"
flush - cause to flow or flood with or as if with water; "flush the meadows"
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The Impella 5.0 and the Impella LD are forward flow heart pumps that deliver up to 5 L/min, stabilising a patient's hemodynamics, unloading the left ventricle, and perfusing the end organs, allowing for the potential of native heart recovery or return to heart function baseline.
The Impella 5.0 and the Impella LD are forward flow heart pumps that deliver up to 5 L/min, stabilizing a patient's hemodynamics, unloading the left ventricle, and perfusing the end organs, allowing for the potential of native heart recovery or return to heart function baseline.
They were gently fixed by perfusing 4% paraformaldehyde in 0.1 mM phosphate-buffered saline (PBS, pH 7.4) though the round and oval window and soaked in this solution overnight at 4 [degrees]C.
The Metra is a fully automated, portable device, perfusing livers at 37[degrees]C with whole blood supplemented with plasma expander (Gelofusine), bile salts, parenteral nutrition solution, heparin, insulin, and prostacyclin through a closed perfusion, continuous, nonpulsatile portal vein, and hepatic arterial flow technique [39].
However, despite meticulous evaluation, these techniques occasionally do not detect small vessels perfusing structures other than the targeted, malignant hepatic tumor.
Nine holes with a diameter of 1.5 cm were reserved on the top of the model for providing oxygen, perfusing the nutrient solution, and taking the soil samples.
Coronary angiography confirmed the first major septal branch perfusing the basal septum (Figure 1(a)).
As cardiac function recovered, due to her cannulation strategy, her cardiac output would consist of poorly oxygenated blood preferentially perfusing the coronaries and cerebral vessels.
The 1,4-dioxane was selectively sublimed through thermally induced phase separation (TIPS) by applying a vacuum pressure of 0.01 mbar at -15[degrees]C to leave a porous PU scaffold, subsequently coated with bovine collagen type 1 (Sigma-Aldrich) by thoroughly immersing, mixing, and perfusing the HFBR with phosphate-buffered saline (PBS, Life Technologies, Paisley, UK), 70% ethanol (VWR), 62.5 [micro]g/mL bovine collagen type 1 (Sigma-Aldrich) in PBS at a pH of 7.0 followed by a final wash with PBS.
Two right renal arteries were demonstrated, both with ostial stenosis, as well as an auxiliary stenotic artery perfusing the lower pole of the right kidney.