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  1. Hypoxia, Brain

    A reduction in brain oxygen supply due to ANOXEMIA (a reduced amount of oxygen being carried in the blood by HEMOGLOBIN), or to a restriction of the blood supply to the brain, or both. Severe hypoxia is referred to as anoxia, and is a relatively common cause of injury to the central nervous system. Prolonged brain anoxia may lead to BRAIN DEATH or a PERSISTENT VEGETATIVE STATE. Histologically, this condition is characterized by neuronal loss which is most prominent in the HIPPOCAMPUS; GLOBUS PALLIDUS; CEREBELLUM; and inferior olives.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hypoxia, brain in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hypoxia, brain in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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