cerebral ischemia

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Related to cerebral ischemia: transient ischemic attack, cerebral infarction

cerebral ischemia,

n the reduction or loss of oxygen to the cerebrum; prolonged ischemia may lead to cerebral infarction.


deficiency of blood in a part, due to functional constriction or actual obstruction of a blood vessel.

cerebral ischemia
brain anoxia.
myocardial ischemia
deficiency of blood supply to the heart muscle, due to obstruction or constriction of the coronary arteries.
renal ischemia
severe or prolonged ischemia causes irreversible renal failure and death from uremia. Called also ischemic nephrosis.
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Effect of hyperglycemia on brain pH levels in areas of focal incomplete cerebral ischemia in monkeys.
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