angiospasm


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Related to angiospasm: angiostenosis, angina pectoris, phlebitis

angiospasm

 [an´je-o-spazm″]
vasospasm. adj., adj angiospas´tic.

va·so·spasm

(vā'sō-spazm, vas'ō-),
Contraction or hypertonia of the muscular coats of the blood vessels.

angiospasm

/an·gio·spasm/ (an´je-o-spazm″) vasospasm.angiospas´tic

angiospasm

[an′jē·ōspaz′əm]
a sudden, transient constriction of a blood vessel. Also called vasomotor spasm, vasospasm. See also vasoconstriction.

va·so·spasm

(vā'sō-spazm)
Contraction or hypertonia of the muscular coats of the blood vessels.
Synonym(s): angiospasm.

angiospasm

Temporary closure or partial closure of a section of an artery as a result of contraction of the circularly placed muscle in its wall.

Angiospasm

Spasmodic contraction of a blood vessel with increase in blood pressure.

vasospasm

; angiospasm tunica media contraction

angiospasm

spasmodic contraction of the walls of a blood vessel.