shunt vessel

shunt vessel

a type of bypass channel in the blood circulation. see ARTERIOLE.
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Understanding the regulation of shunt vessels in the lungs of healthy humans, led by Andrew Lovering, UO professor of human physiology, and Dr.
Some of the tools include simultaneous 2D roadmap and 3D roadmap displays on separate monitors, enhanced visualization of wires and other interventional devices, and better visualization of complex AVM shunt vessels.