sarcolysis

sarcolysis

A nonspecific term for soft tissue destruction; it is not used in the working medical parlance.
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sarcolysis

(săr-kŏl′ĭ-sĭs) [″ + lysis, dissolution]
Decomposition of the soft tissues or flesh.
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The challenged goldfish exhibited sarcolysis along with haemocyte infiltration (Figure 3a) and diffused muscle bundle (Figure 3b).
auratus exhibited diffused muscle bundle, sarcolysis along with haemocyte infiltration; whereas several earlier studies noted severe haemorrhagic muscle with degeneration of the myofibers (21), and degeneration of muscle fibers and necrosis (20).