vasomotion

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va·so·mo·tion .vā-zō-'mō-shən n alteration in the caliber of blood vessels

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n.
an increase or decrease in the diameter of blood vessels, particularly the arteries. See vasoconstriction, vasodilatation.

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vaso·mo·tion (va″zo-) (vas″o-moґshən) [vaso- + motion] change in the caliber of a vessel, especially of a blood vessel.

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  • vasomotion — /vas oh moh sheuhn, vay zoh /, n. Physiol. the change in diameter of a blood vessel. [VASO + MOTION] * * * …   Universalium

  • vasomotion — noun A change in the diameter (caliber) of a blood vessel Syn: angiokinesis …   Wiktionary

  • Vasomotion — Va|so|mo|ti|on, die; , en (Med.): Dehnung u. Zusammenziehung der Haargefäße …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Vasomotion — Vaso|motio̱n [zu ↑Vas u. lat. movere, motum = bewegen] w; , en: Gefäßbewegung, Dehnung bzw. Erweiterung sowie Zusammenziehung der Gefäßwandungen infolge Einwirkung der Gefäßnerven auf die Gefäßmuskulatur …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • Vasomotion — Va|so|mo|ti|on die; , en: Dehnung u. Zusammenziehung der Haargefäße (Med.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • vasomotion — n. change in the diameter of a vessels (especially blood vessels) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • vasomotion — vaso·motion …   English syllables

  • vasomotion — n. an increase or decrease in the diameter of blood vessels, particularly the arteries. See: vasoconstriction, vasodilatation …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • vasomotion — “+ noun Etymology: vas + motion : alteration in the caliber of blood vessels * * * /vas oh moh sheuhn, vay zoh /, n. Physiol. the change in diameter of a blood vessel. [VASO + MOTION] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Вазомоторика, Реакция Вазомоторная (Vasomotion) — изменение просвета кровеносных сосудов, особенно артерий. См. Вазоконстрикция, Вазодилатация. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

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