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is·che·mic

(is-kē'mik),
Relating to or affected by ischemia.

is·che·mic

(is-kē'mik)
Relating to or affected by ischemia.
Synonym(s): ischaemic.

Ischemic

An inadequate supply of blood to a part of the body, caused by partial or total blockage of an artery.

ischemic

emanating from or pertaining to ischemia.

ischemic encephalopathy
see feline ischemic encephalopathy.
ischemic myelopathy
see fibrocartilaginous embolic myelopathy.
ischemic myonecrosis
muscle necrosis due to interruption of the blood supply, as in prolonged recumbency of cows or in thrombus development. See downer cow syndrome, iliac artery thrombosis.
ischemic necrosis
necrosis of any tissue due to interruption of its blood supply.
ischemic nephrosis
see renal ischemia.