Outside of the blood vessel s or lymphatics or of any special blood vessel.

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ex·tra·vas·cu·lar .ek-strə-'vas-kyə-lər adj not occurring or contained in body vessels <\extravascular tissue fluids> <\extravascular hemolysis>
ex·tra·vas·cu·lar·ly adv

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ex·tra·vas·cu·lar (eks″trə-vasґku-lər) outside a vessel or vessels.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Extravascular — Ex tra*vas cu*lar, a. (Anat.) (a) Outside the vessels; said of the substance of all the tissues. (b) Destitute of vessels; non vascular. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • extravascular — [eks΄trə vas′kyo͞o lər] adj. outside the vascular system, or the blood and lymph vessels …   English World dictionary

  • extravascular — adjective Date: 1804 not occurring or contained in body vessels < extravascular tissue fluids > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • extravascular — /ɛkstrəˈvæskjələ/ (say ekstruh vaskyuhluh) adjective situated or occurring outside a vessel of an animal or plant: extravascular fluid. {extra + vascular} …   Australian English dictionary

  • extravascular — /ek streuh vas kyeuh leuhr/, adj. Anat. situated outside a blood vessel or vessels. [1795 1805; EXTRA + VASCULAR] * * * …   Universalium

  • extravascular — adjective Situated or happening outside of the blood vessels or lymph vessels …   Wiktionary

  • extravascular — adj. outside of blood vessels (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • extravascular — [ˌɛkstrə vaskjʊlə] adjective Medicine situated or occurring outside the vascular system …   English new terms dictionary

  • extravascular — ex·tra·vascular …   English syllables

  • extravascular — ex•tra•vas•cu•lar [[t]ˌɛk strəˈvæs kyə lər[/t]] adj. anat. situated outside the blood and lymph system • Etymology: 1795–1805 …   From formal English to slang

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