Decay of tissue in a part of the body when the blood supply is obstructed by injury, disease, etc.
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
Find another word for necrosis. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for necrosis, like: corruption, putrefaction, mortification, gangrene, sphacelus, parenchymal, epidermal, avascular, demyelination, neutrophilic and chronic-inflammation.