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arteriectasis

 [ahr-tēr″e-ek´tah-sis]
dilatation of an artery.

ar·te·ri·ec·ta·sis

, arteriectasia (ar'tĕr-ē-ek'tă-sis, -ek-tā'zē-ă),
Obsolete term for vasodilation of the arteries.
[L. arteria, artery, + G. ektasis, distention]

arteriectasis

/ar·te·ri·ec·ta·sis/ (ahr-tēr″e-ek´tah-sis) dilatation and, usually, lengthening of an artery.

arteriectasis

A near-extinct term for widening of arteries; i.e., vasodilation, vascular ectasia.

arteriectasis

dilatation of an artery.