noun Date: 1915 a fluid (as a solution pumped through the heart) that is perfused

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  • perfusate — /peuhr fyooh zayt, zit/, n. Med., Surg. a fluid pumped or flowing through an organ or tissue. [1910 15; PERFUSE + ATE1, prob. on the model of FILTRATE, PRECIPITATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • perfusate — noun The fluid used in perfusion …   Wiktionary

  • perfusate — The fluid used for perfusion; sometimes more broadly applied to fluid that has been forced through any more or less porous membrane or material. [see perfuse] * * * per·fus·ate (.)pər fyü .zāt, zət n a fluid (as a solution pumped through the… …   Medical dictionary

  • perfusate — per·fus·ate …   English syllables

  • perfusate — (ˌ)pərˈfyüˌzāt, zə̇t noun ( s) Etymology: perfuse + ate : a fluid (as a solution pumped through the heart) that is perfused …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Machine perfusion — (MP) is a technique used in organ transplantation as a means of preserving the organs which are to be transplanted. To some degree, it emulates natural perfusion. So far it has mainly been used in kidney transplantation. It is an alternative to… …   Wikipedia

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  • Isolated brain — refers to keeping a brain alive in vitro. This is done either by perfusion by a blood substitute, often an oxygenated solution of various salts, or by submerging the brain in oxygenated artificial cerebrospinal fluid (Bohlen, Halbach). It is the… …   Wikipedia

  • Perfusion — A chemotherapy technique that may be used when melanoma occurs on an arm or leg. The flow of blood to and from the limb is stopped for a while with a tourniquet, and anticancer drugs are put directly into the blood of the limb. This allows the… …   Medical dictionary

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