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neurovascular

 [noor″o-vas´ku-ler]
pertaining to both nervous and vascular elements, or to nerves controlling the caliber of blood vessels.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

neu·ro·vas·cu·lar

(nū'rō-vas'kyū-lăr),
Relating to both nervous and vascular systems; relating to the vasomotor nerves that supply the walls of the blood vessels, the vasomotor nerves.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

neu·ro·vas·cu·lar

(nūr'ō-vas'kyū-lăr)
Relating to both nervous and vascular systems; relating to the nerves supplying the walls of the blood vessels, the vasomotor nerves.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Figures 16(b)-16(f) show sagittal images that are a progressive medial to lateral display of the well-rounded distal aspect of the former neurovascular canal.
present evidence that pericyte degeneration leads to blood flow disruption, uncoupling of neurovascular responses, brain hypoxia, metabolic stress, and neurodegeneration [34].
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