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Related to revascularization: Transmyocardial revascularization

revascularization

 [re-vas″ku-lah-rĭ-za´shun]
1. the restoration of blood supply, as after a wound.
2. the restoration of an adequate blood supply to a part by means of a blood vessel graft, as in aortocoronary bypass.

re·vas·cu·lar·i·za·tion

(rē-vas'kyū-lăr-i-zā'shŭn),
Reestablishment of blood supply to a part.

revascularization

/re·vas·cu·lar·iza·tion/ (re-vas´ku-lar-ĭ-za´shun)
1. the restoration of blood supply, as after a wound.
2. the restoration of an adequate blood supply to a part by means of a blood vessel graft, as in aortocoronary bypass.

revascularization

[rēvas′kyəler′īzā′shən]
Etymology: L, re + vasculum, small vessel; Gk, izein, to cause
the restoration by surgical means of blood flow to an organ or a tissue, as in bypass surgery.

revascularization

Vascular disease A surgical procedure in which compromised or stenosed blood vessels are bypassed to treat ischemia; revascularization is the treatment of choice for Pts subsequently found to have abnormal ventricular function and extensive CAD. See CABG.

re·vas·cu·lar·i·za·tion

(rē-vas'kyū-lăr-ī-zā'shŭn)
Reestablishment of blood supply to a part.

revascularization

restoration of blood supply

re·vas·cu·lar·i·za·tion

(rē-vas'kyū-lăr-ī-zā'shŭn)
Reestablishment of blood supply to a body part.

revascularization

the restoration of an adequate blood supply to a part by means of a blood vessel graft, as in aortocoronary bypass.
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