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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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But after suffering an arterial rupture in her brain, 18-year-old Carmen Mark fell into a three-week coma and died on Tuesday.
12) Colonies of cocci and bacilli were also present in half of the cases in one series of radiation treatments complicated by arterial rupture.
The implications of this condition for anaesthesia include difficulty (and risk of complications) with vascular access, a risk of spontaneous arterial rupture in the perioperative period, possible cervical spine instability and airway trauma on intubation.
11 of an arterial rupture during heart surgery at Saint Joseph's Hospital in Burbank.