Is tissue damage due to the deprivation of oxygen and nutrients which may result in the disruption of flow of blood to the brain causes dysfunctioning of the normal tissue.

STROKE: "Stroke may be a result of physical or mental trauma that causes dysfunction in brain cells."
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