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injury

Law a violation or infringement of another person's rights that causes him harm and is actionable at law

injury

[′in·jə·rē]
(medicine)
A structural or functional stress or trauma that induces a pathologic process.
Damage resulting from the stress.
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Gilmour told him it could not be a crush injury and that Murphy must have injured himself jumping up and down.
The current casualty estimates are 250 dead and 1,000 injured, including 50 who will require kidney dialysis for crush injury syndrome.
It also slowed the passage of crush injury tissue waste getting into his bloodstream and damaging internal organs.
Rats that received the injections showed significant growth of the nerve fibers that carry information from the retina to the brain through the crush injury and beyond.
ACCIDENT A MAN had to be airlifted to hospital after suffering a serious crush injury while working at an industrial premises in Staffordshire.
The present study investigated the effects of safranal on sciatic nerve function after induction of crush injury.
An accident at work involving an industrial blender led to a severe crush injury of Ackland's right forearm.
Pockett and Gavin reported that administering ES following sciatic nerve crush injury in rats accelerates the appearance of the toe-spreading reflex, a sensitive indicator of the onset of motor recovery [8].
He had suffered a crush injury to his abdomen and was in need of urgent evacuation to hospital.