Cold injury is believed to occur due to anoxia resulting from circulatory insufficiency as well as the direct freezing effect of cold on the exposed parts.
He added that these injuries can be very severe because facial injuries received often affect breathing, which leads to anoxia which can result in brain damage.
Deaths and permanent neurological damage from anoxia have occurred when surgeons have unwisely performed immediate consecutive bilateral thoracoscopy rather than two separate operations.
We screened several hundred inbred and exotic maize lines for their tolerance to anoxia .
Many wetland or riverine species are well-adapted to the low-oxygen conditions which naturally occur in their habitat, and some can tolerate several months of total anoxia .
Sugar availability plays an important role in plant tolerance to anoxia .
A sufferer of birth anoxia , a lack of oxygen to the brain at birth, people were amazed by how Mr Ryder managed to live life to the full.
Lack of oxygen or anoxia is a common environmental challenge which plants have to face throughout their life.
death due to anoxia resulting from strangulation
After cardiac arrest, non-pregnant adults suffer irreversible brain damage from anoxia within three to four minutes, but pregnant women become hypoxic more quickly.