systemic circulation


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systemic circulation

[si′stem·ik ‚sər·kyə′lā·shən]
(physiology)
The general circulation, as distinct from the pulmonary circulation.
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The amount, if any, in the systemic circulation is unknown.
The left ventricle receives blood from the left atrium and pumps it into the aorta for distribution into the systemic circulation.
The implication is that too little SV reaches the systemic circulation, giving rise to signs of poor perfusion and stimulation of the neuroendocrine response.
In these patients, the diminutive papillary muscles, the morphology of the tricuspid valve, and the single-vessel perfusion of the morphological right ventricle by the right coronary artery, make right ventricle inferior to left ventricle in the long-term maintenance of systemic circulation (5).
It was our hypothesis that in the systemic circulation SP-D may promote atherosclerosis," Sin stated.
A caput medusae forms around the umbilicus, then draining into the systemic circulation via the inferior epigastric veins.
A main attribute of nasal administration is the potential rapid delivery of drug into the systemic circulation.
It is likely that radioiodine while in systemic circulation may cause some adverse effects on antioxidative enzymes present in red blood cells (RBCs).
Here they penetrate through the skin of a human host and enter the systemic circulation through the pulmonary capillaries.
At the heart of the drug lies MannKind's proprietary Technosphere molecule that can deliver not only insulin, but also a wide variety of other macromolecules into systemic circulation through the pulmonary route.
Macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF), one versatile protein, influences several, even almost all of other transducing signals here or there, which consequently overbalances the systemic circulation and hemodynamic homeostasis.
The oral bioavailability is the fraction or percentage of the dose that reaches systemic circulation after oral administration.