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vascular

Biology anatomy of, relating to, or having vessels that conduct and circulate liquids

vascular

[′vas·kyə·lər]
(anatomy)
Pertaining to blood vessels or other channels for the conveyance of a body fluid.
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Investigators at the National Institutes of Health have conducted studies to determine the contribution of nitric oxide to basal vascular tone in humans.
The clinical observation of the ability of Unsei-in to ameliorate insufficient blood circulation and blood stasis may be due in part to the suppression of VSMC proliferation, which leads to the regulation of vascular tone.
PVI is a measure of the dynamic changes in the Perfusion Index (PI) that occur during one or more complete respiratory cycles, and may show changes that reflect physiologic factors such as vascular tone, circulating blood volume, and intrathoracic pressure excursions.
To study the effect of HLE on vascular tone under in vivo conditions, ultrasound measurements were carried out in conscious rabbits which received a single oral dose of HLE.
Endothelin-1 and vascular tone in subjects with atherogenic risk factors.
Modulation of vascular tone by nitric oxide and endothelin 1 in myometrial resistance arteries from pregnant women at term.
Other biomarkers exist and can be tested in the blood; other physical metrics of arterial flow and vascular tone, such pulse wave analysis, exist and can be tested.
7) Characteristics of ageing vessels include an impaired endothelial control of vascular tone by release of the endogenous dilator nitric oxide (NO).
3] is the key endothelium-derived relaxing factor and plays a pivotal role in the maintenance of vascular tone and reactivity (4).
Skin vasomotor tone depends on the regulation of vascular tone in the periphery, contributing to thermoregulation and cardiovascular homeostasis (4).
3] It appears that when this anxiety was overcome by experiencing the underlying emotions, the autonomic system moderated, with changes in vascular tone and resultant acute cessation of the episode.