One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Obstruction of the blood supply to an organ or region of tissue, typically by a thrombus or embolus, causing local death of the tissue.
blood clot, embolism, embolusView synonyms
- ‘The efficacy of thrombolysis after acute myocardial infarction differs by age.’
- ‘In the Dutch study, the excess of deaths from myocardial infarction and stroke was seen only in men.’
- ‘One good example of this is the use of thrombolysis in acute myocardial infarction.’
- ‘Modification of risk factors is therefore vital to reduce death from myocardial infarction and stroke.’
- ‘Arterial disease leads to ischaemia or infarction within affected organs.’
- ‘Secondly, exertional angina can progress to unstable angina, acute myocardial infarction, or death.’
- ‘Patients with acute coronary syndromes are at high risk of myocardial infarction and death.’
- ‘Three quarters of all deaths from myocardial infarction occur after cardiac arrest in the community.’
- ‘The most prominent findings associated with Zygomycetes infection were invasion of blood vessels and tissue infarctions.’
- ‘What about intentionally giving thrombolytic drugs after myocardial infarction?’
- ‘Yet fewer than half will have a final diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction or unstable angina.’
- ‘The syndrome can develop because of infection, infarction or a combination of the two.’
- ‘Cardiogenic shock is the commonest cause of death after acute myocardial infarction.’
- ‘The primary outcome was the composite end point of myocardial infarction, stroke, or cardiovascular death.’
- ‘Need for cardiac care was determined by the presence of angina, myocardial infarction, and coronary risk factors.’
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