vasospasm


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vasospasm

[′vā·zō‚spaz·əm]
(medicine)
A spasm of the blood vessels. Also known as angiospasm.
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Monitoring vasospasm following subarachnoid hemorrhage.
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The development of cerebral vasospasm remains the most common and troublesome complication of aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage.