coagulation necrosis

n.

Necrosis in which the affected cells or tissue are converted into a dry, dull, fairly homogeneous eosinophilic mass as a result of the coagulation of protein.

Nearby words

  1. coagulant,
  2. coagulase,
  3. coagulate,
  4. coagulation,
  5. coagulation factor,
  6. coagulative,
  7. coagulopathy,
  8. coagulum,
  9. coahuila,
  10. coak


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