perfusion


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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.

perfusion

n perfusión f
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The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, and volume (in units) and average price data (in US dollars), within market categories - Beating Heart Surgery Systems, Cardiac Ablation Devices, Cardiopulmonary Bypass Equipment and Perfusion Disposables.
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XVIVO Perfusion, Gothenburg, Sweden, announced it has received A CE mark for its newly developed appliance for lung perfusion, XPS (Xvivo Perfusion System) The action allows sales of XPS and the accompanying single-use products in Europe.
Clinical perfusion MRI; techniques and applications.
The perfusion index is the ratio of the pulsatile to non-pulsatile signal measured by pulse oximetry and is available on some commercial pulse oximetry systems.
The "reverse redistribution" phenomenon (RR) refers to a myocardial perfusion defect that develops on rest imaging, whereas scans acquired after stress show an apparently uniform distribution.
The perfusion system developed by ThermalTherapeutic Systems clearly fits our criteria of innovation, precision and safety.
Perfusion is the amount of blood that passes through each unit volume of a tissue.
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PURPOSE: To evaluate whether enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP) exerts an effect on myocardial perfusion.
To test this, MRI-based measures of regional lung density, MRI arterial spin labeling quantification of pulmonary perfusion, and density-normalized perfusion were made in six healthy subjects.
SAN DIEGO -- Nearly 80% of patients with type 2 diabetes who had silent myocardial ischemia revealed by stress myocardial perfusion imaging had a reversal of exercise-induced myocardial perfusion abnormalities when they were retested 3 years later.