infarction

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Synonyms for infarction

localized necrosis resulting from obstruction of the blood supply

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Troponin I (TnI) is the preferred marker for detection of acute cardiac infarction and accounts for over 50% of the $900m worldwide cardiac point-of-care assay market.
Uppsala-based Fiomi is developing the Troponin I (TnI) cardiac test used for the detection of acute cardiac infarction.
Called Tako-Tsubo syndrome, or stress-induced cardiomyopathy, it is a rare disease, which at first used to be confused with the far more common (and dangerous) cardiac infarction or heart attack.
Senges, a professor at the Stiftung Institute for Cardiac Infarction Research in Ludwighafen, Germany.
These studies showed a notable improvement in reducing strokes and deaths caused by cardiac infarction.
The service's search engine translates layman's terminology, such as heart attack, to the specific medical language of cardiac infarction or myocardial infarction.
The team of doctors, led by surgeon Michio Kawasuji, said the surgeries were performed separately on two male patients in their 70s suffering from angina and cardiac infarction.