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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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Conditional
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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 team administered electric shocks and emergency medication to deliver the victim's heart to a normal perfusing rhythm.
The native tissue was decellularized by perfusing the vasculature with sodium-desoxycholate under constant pressure conditions at 100 mmHg.
A decision was made to embolize the segmental artery perfusing the lower pole.
The perfusing solution was driven by a peristaltic motor (Radnoti, peristaltic pump drive 170100A) at the rate of 8-10 mL/m.
Endotracheal tube cuff pressure needs to be kept within the best range to maintain ventilation and prevent aspiration while functioning to assist in perfusing the lungs (Sole, Su, et al.
The Impella heart pumps offer the ability to provide percutaneous hemodynamic stability to high-risk patients in need of rapid and effective treatment by unloading the heart, perfusing the end organs, and ultimately, allowing for the opportunity to recover native heart function.
Perfusing and Ventilating the patient's lungs during bypass ameliorates the increase in extravascular thermal volume after coronary bypass grafting.
The ALDH2 inhibitor cyanamide (CYA) at 1 mmol/L was given from 10 min before ischemia to the first 10 min of reperfusion, with total perfusing for 50 min (DM + EtOH + CYA I/R); the mitoPTP opener atractyloside (Atr) at 20 mmol/L was given from the last 5 min of ischemia to the early 10 min of reperfusion, with total perfusing for 15 min (DM + EtOH + Atr I/R).
Figure 1]a showed the emission ratio changes seen on perfusing human umbilical smooth muscle cells with calibration solutions with different 6 pH values (5.
16] Pulse oximetry could be used in verifying ETT position if there is a perfusing rhythm.
Irrespective of the approach adopted, dissection and securing fine vessels perfusing the soft friable parathyroid glands may become agonising.
Owing to his youth and the risk of extending long stents directly into the common femoral artery, we inserted shorter stents into the internal iliac artery, thus perfusing the lower limb via the cruciate anastomosis.