arterial

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arterial

1. of, relating to, or affecting an artery or arteries
2. denoting or relating to the usually bright red reoxygenated blood returning from the lungs or gills that circulates in the arteries
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The relevance of vascular type EDS to the anaesthetist includes the potential complications of vascular access, the risk of skin damage and joint dislocation when positioning for surgery, risks of trauma during airway management, an associated bleeding diathesis and the complication of sudden arterial rupture.
Arterial rupture is a common cause of death from vascular type EDS (3).
Other researchers identified genes linked to arterial ruptures (138: 293) and to a class of arthritic diseases (138: 357).