microcirculation


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microcirculation

 [mi″kro-ser″ku-la´shun]
the flow of blood through the microvasculature. adj., adj microcir´culatory.

mi·cro·cir·cu·la·tion

(mī'krō-sĭr'kyū-lā'shŭn),
Passage of blood in the smallest vessels, namely arterioles, capillaries, and venules.

microcirculation

/mi·cro·cir·cu·la·tion/ (-sir″ku-la´shun) the flow of blood through the fine vessels (arterioles, capillaries, and venules).microcirculato´ry

microcirculation

(mī′krō-sûr-kyə-lā′shən)
n.
The flow of blood or lymph through the smallest vessels of the body, as the venules, capillaries, and arterioles.

mi′cro·cir′cu·la·to′ry (-lə-tôr′ē) adj.

microcirculation

[-sur′kyəlē′shən]
the flow of blood throughout the system of smaller vessels of the body, particularly the capillaries.
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Microcirculation

microcirculation

The circulation of blood at the terminal arterioles, capillaries and small venules.

microcirculation

The circulation of blood at the terminal arterioles, capillaries, small venules

mi·cro·cir·cu·la·tion

(mī'krō-sĭr-kyū-lā'shŭn)
Passage of blood in the smallest vessels, namely arterioles, capillaries, and venules.

Microcirculation

The passage of blood in the smallest blood vessels of the body, such as the capillaries in the hand and fingers.
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microcirculation

circulation of blood through the smallest vessels (arterioles, capillaries and venules); contrast with macrocirculation

mi·cro·cir·cu·la·tion

(mī'krō-sĭ­r-kyū-lā'shŭn)
Passage of blood in the smallest vessels, namely arterioles, capillaries, and venules.

microcirculation,

n the flow of blood throughout the system of smaller vessels of the body, particularly the capillaries.

microcirculation

the flow of blood through the fine vessels (arterioles, capillaries and venules).
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