A rotting or being rotten; decay, decomposition, or putrefaction
A particular destructive process in an organ or organism, with a specific cause and characteristic symptoms; specif., an illness; ailment
Decay of tissue in a part of the body when the blood supply is obstructed by injury, disease, etc.
Find another word for necrosis. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for necrosis, like: corruption, rot, putrefaction, decay, disease, mortification, gangrene, sphacelus, parenchymal, epidermal and avascular.