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Mesh term Myocardial Reperfusion Injury

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Cardiomyopathies
Myocardial Ischemia
Reperfusion Injury

Description

Damage to the MYOCARDIUM resulting from MYOCARDIAL REPERFUSION (restoration of blood flow to ischemic areas of the HEART.) Reperfusion takes place when there is spontaneous thrombolysis, THROMBOLYTIC THERAPY, collateral flow from other coronary vascular beds, or reversal of vasospasm.



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jenkins-FCD Prod-130 96200611f8481f0aa4f84230b11dd74d063847a3