Shunt vessel | definition of shunt vessel by Medical dictionary
shunt vessel a type of bypass channel in the blood circulation. see ARTERIOLE.
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Moreover, VEGF act as stimulus for opening of shunt vessels
beyond the level of block for reestablishing the circulation.
Understanding the regulation of shunt vessels
in the lungs of healthy humans, led by Andrew Lovering, UO professor of human physiology, and Dr.