necrosis of neurons because of disturbance of regular blood flow to a region residing at the periphery of a vascular bed within a watershed zone.

WATERSHED INFARCTION: "Watershed infarctions can occur as a result of interruption of blood flow to watershed zones. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "WATERSHED INFARCTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/watershed-infarction/ (accessed January 26, 2021).