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From Ancient Greek ἴσχω (ískhō), ἰσχάνω (iskhánō, to hold) + αἷμα (haîma, blood).

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  • IPA(key): /ɪˈskiːmi.ə/
  • Rhymes: -iːmiə
  • (file)

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ischemia (countable and uncountable, plural ischemias) (American spelling)

  1. (pathology, cardiology) Local disturbance in blood circulation due to mechanical obstruction of the blood supply (vasoconstriction, thrombosis or embolism).

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ischemia f (plural ischemie)

  1. (pathology) ischaemia, ischemia

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