necrosis


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Synonyms for necrosis

the localized death of living cells (as from infection or the interruption of blood supply)

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The stress condition results in reduced tissue perfusion and the resultant hypoxemia leads to crystallization of free fatty acids in the subcutaneous fat tissue followed by tissue necrosis.
Elevated CRP levels and presence of necrosis were not associated with clinical severity.
In this report, we share a case of acute retinal necrosis that was completely controlled with oral valacyclovir therapy and discuss ARN treatment.
Avascular necrosis (AVN), also called osteonecrosis, aseptic necrosis or ischemic bone necrosis, is a very painful and challenging condition that occurs when there is loss of blood to the bone.
The report reviews Tumor Necrosis Factor Receptor Superfamily Member 5 (B-Cell Surface Antigen CD40 or CD40L Receptor or CD40) targeted therapeutics under development by companies and universities/research institutes based on information derived from company and industry-specific sources
7% cases of epithelioid granuloma with necrosis had bacillary count of grade 3+; 9% cases of necrosis without epithelioid granuloma had bacillary count of grade 3+.
Cutaneous necrosis resulting from protein S deficiency and increased antiphospholipid antibody in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus.
Necrosis was measured on a hematoxylin-eosin (H&E) staining according to a standard method [34].
Caption: Figure 1: MRI revealing intact levator ani before HIFU (a), marked levator ani necrosis 2 months after HIFU (b), and regression of the levator ani necrosis after 3 years (c).
Different from the lesions of granulomatous mastitis, the three most common sonogaphic shapes in patients with fat necrosis was cystic nodules with sharp margins, solid masses with a boundary echo, and complicated echogenicity accompanied with a thick hyperechoic encysted band.
14 The study consisted of 93 participants who received care at six different regional medical facilities, and who met inclusion criteria of confirmed or suspected infected pancreatic necrosis based on lab parameters or fever with worsening clinical picture.
A later biopsy showing classic enzymatic fat necrosis will be necessary to confirm the diagnosis in such cases.
For this study, the focus was tumor necrosis factor alpha, a proinflammatory cytokine that helps regulate immune cells and is a major player in arthritis.
Histologic examination demonstrated extensive fat necrosis with granulomatous inflammation, characterized by cords of necrotic fat surrounded by multinucleated giant cells and epithelioid macrophages with scattered lymphocytes and plasma cells and rare heterophils.
I read the paper titled "Avascular Necrosis of the Femoral Head in a Patient with Behcet's Disease" by Ersoz et al.