• Definition for "dry gangrene"
    • Gangrene that develops due to arterial obstruction and…
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dry gangrene definition

  • noun:
    • Gangrene that develops due to arterial obstruction and is characterized by mummification associated with the lifeless structure and lack of bacterial decomposition.
    • (pathology) gangrene that develops in existence of arterial obstruction and it is characterized by dryness of lifeless tissue and a dark brown color
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