hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction


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hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction

Narrowing of the small arterioles in the alveoli in response to hypoxia.
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Hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction and pulmonary artery tissue cytokine expression are mediated by protein kinase C.
Oxygen sensors in hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction.
Acetazolamide reduces hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction in isolated perfused rabbit lungs.
Hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction in the rat: the necessary role of angiotensin II.
Augmentation of hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction in the isolated perfused rat lung by in vitro antagonists of endothelium-dependent relaxation.
Site and sensitivity for stimulation of hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction.
Time course and responses of sustained hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction in the dog.
Inhibition of rat lung glutathione synthesis attenuates hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction and the associated leukotriene C4 production.