brain death definition

  • noun:
    • Irreversible brain damage and loss in brain function, as evidenced by cessation of respiration along with other important reflexes, unresponsiveness to stimuli, absence of muscle activity, and a flat electroencephalogram for a specific period of time.
    • An irreversible losing mind function and cessation of mind activity.
    • death whenever respiration also reflexes tend to be missing; consciousness is fully gone; body organs could be eliminated for transplantation prior to the pulse prevents

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