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  • The smaller canals all serve as arteries to the Grand Canal.

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  • In 1628, the first complete explanation that blood flows through the body in arteries was published.

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  • Garrod, " On the Carotid Arteries of Birds," Proc. Zool.

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  • As main arteries for this circulation of water through its system great canals, constituting in reality so many branches of the river, connected all parts of Babylonia, and formed a natural means both of defence and also of transportation from one part of the country to another.

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  • When they are given by inhalation or by the mouth their first effect is to produce marked dilatation of the small arteries, with a fall of blood-pressure and a greatly increased rapidity of the heart's action.

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  • These soluble salts combine with the albumins in the body, and are deposited as minute granules of silver albuminate in the connective tissue of the skin papillae, serous membranes, the intima of arteries and the kidney.

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  • The terminal branches of the arteries supplying these organs are usually described as not anastomosing but many, if not all, of Cohnheim's end-arteries have minute collateral channels; which, however, are usually insufficient to completely compensate for the blocking that may occur in these arteries, therefore, when one of them is obstructed, the area irrigated by it dies from malnutrition.

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  • The rivers play a very important part in the economy of Borneo, both as highways and as lines along which run the main arteries of population.

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  • A very remarkable feature in Limulus, first described by Owen, is the close accompaniment of the prosomatic nerve centres and nerves by arteries, so close indeed that the great ganglion mass and its out-running nerves are actually sunk in or invested by ch.

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  • A very remarkable feature in Limulus, first described by Owen, is the close accompaniment of the prosomatic nerve centres and nerves by arteries, so close indeed that the great ganglion mass and its out-running nerves are actually sunk in or invested by ch.

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  • But if such a remedy were given alone it might, and probably would, act on the arteries as well as the heart, and by causing the contraction of the vessels do more harm than good.

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  • The aortic trunk is very short, sends off the coronary arteries and then the left aorta brachiocephalica, while the rest divides into the right brachiocephalic and the aorta descendens.

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  • Gull and Sutton asserted that in particular states of body, and more especially in the condition associated with cirrhotic kidney, such a fibrosis becomes general, running, as they alleged it does, along the adventitia of arteries and spreading to their capillaries.

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  • It is now commonly used to indicate the transparent homogeneous structureless swellings which are found affecting the smaller arteries and the capillaries.

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  • Vital spirit, inhaled from the outside air, rushes through the arteries till it reaches the various centres, especially the brain and the heart, and there causes thought and organic movement.

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  • The feeling of heat is at first an internal one, but it spreads outwards to the surface and to the extremities; the skin becomes warm and red, but remains dry; the pulse becomes softer and more full, but still quick; and the throbbings occur in exposed arteries, such as the temporal.

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  • It seems that there is a primitive tendency in the Arthropoda for the arteries to accompany the nerve cords, and a " supra-spinal " artery - that is to say, an artery in close relation to the ventral nerve cords--has been described in several cases.

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  • As in other molluscs, the arteries do not extend far, but lead into inter-visceral blood-spaces.

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  • The Rhine, so long the home of romance, has become one of the great arteries of traffic, and lines of railways on both sides have caused small villages to become large towns.

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  • ce, Cerebral arteries; sp, supra - spinal or medullary artery; c, caudal artery; 1, lateral anastomotic artery of Limulus.

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  • Traces of former rivers and channels, which were the main arteries of prosperous regions within the period of written history, have now disappeared.

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  • The vascular system is not extensive, the arteries soon ending in the well-marked spongy tissue which builds up the muscular foot, parapodia, and dorsal body-wall.

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  • On the other hand, in many Arthropods, especially those which possess tracheae, the arteries do not have a long course, but soon open into wide blood sinuses.

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  • The figure B also shows the peculiar neural investiture formed by the cerebral arteries in Limulus and the derivation from this of the arteries to the limbs, III, IV, VI, whereas in Scorpio the latter have a separate origin from the anterior aorta.

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  • On the other hand, in many Arthropods, especially those which possess tracheae, the arteries do not have a long course, but soon open into wide blood sinuses.

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  • Such are the Takazze in the north, the Abai in the centre, and the Sobat in the south, and through these three arteries is discharged about four-fifths of the entire drainage.

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  • BASSEIN, the chief town and port, is the capital of the district and division, and is situated on the eastern bank of the Bassein river, one of the main arteries by which the waters of the Irrawaddy discharge themselves into the sea.

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  • Their movement in an upward or downward direction in Limulus and Mygale must exert a pumping action on the blood contained in the dorsal arteries and the ventral veins respectively.

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  • Syphilitic lesion of the arteries, and likewise of other fibrous tissues, often involves grave consequential damage to nervous structures fed or supported by such parts.

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  • The Hab river, which forms the boundary west of Karachi; the Purali (the ancient Arabus), which drains the low-lying flats of Las Bela; the Hingol (the ancient Tomerus) and the Dasht, which drain Makran, are all considerable streams, draining into the Arabian Sea and forming important arteries in the network of internal communication.

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  • In the time of Alexander the Great Praxagoras discovered the distinction between the arteries and the veins.

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  • Syphilitic lesion of the arteries, and likewise of other fibrous tissues, often involves grave consequential damage to nervous structures fed or supported by such parts.

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  • The origin of the paired arteries from the PrGabp 1 ._.

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  • With changes of the pressures of the blood in arteries, veins or capillaries, and in the heart itself and its respective chambers, static changes are apt to follow in these parts; such as degeneration of the coats of the arteries, due either to the silent tooth of time, to persistent high blood pressures, or to the action of poisons such as lead or syphilis.

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  • But this control does not meet the problem of actually lessening the number of vehicles in the main arteries of traffic. At such crossings as that of the Strand and Wellington Street, Ludgate Circus and south of the Thames, the Elephant and Castle, as also in the narrow streets of the City, congestion is often exceedingly severe, and is aggravated when any main street is under repair, and diversion of traffic through narrow side streets becomes necessary.

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  • The motor nerves of the arteries, of the bladder and rectal sphincters, and also of the bronchi, are paralysed by atropine, but the nervous arrangements of those organs are highly complex and until they are further unravelled by physiologists, pharmacology will be unable to give much information which might be of great value in the employment of atropine.

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  • The great arteries, however, number three, which, starting from Massawa by way of Asmara, run, two to Abyssinia, and one to Kassala and Khartum.

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  • But this control does not meet the problem of actually lessening the number of vehicles in the main arteries of traffic. At such crossings as that of the Strand and Wellington Street, Ludgate Circus and south of the Thames, the Elephant and Castle, as also in the narrow streets of the City, congestion is often exceedingly severe, and is aggravated when any main street is under repair, and diversion of traffic through narrow side streets becomes necessary.

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  • It consists of arteries, veins and sinuses, but ramified capillaries are usually absent except in the integuments of Cephalopods.

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  • The main roads laid out as arteries of intercommunication by the Romans, suffered to fall into neglect, and revived in the coaching days of the beginning of the 19th century, fell into a second period of comparative neglect when the railway system was completed; but they have recovered a very large share of their old importance in consequence of the development of motortraffic. Following the Roman roads, the high roads of the Eastern Division very frequently run along the crests of ridges or escarpments; but in the Western Division they are, as a rule, forced by the more commanding relief of the country to keep to the river valleys and cross the rougher districts through the dales and passes.

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  • - In England and Wales the high-roads, or roads on which wheeled vehicles can travel, are of two classes: (I) the main roads, or great arteries along which the main vehicular traffic of the country passes; and (2) ordinary highways, which are by-roads serving only local areas.

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  • v., 1892.) heart differs in Limulus from the arrangement obtaining in Scorpio, in that a pair of lateral commissural arteries exist in Limulus (as described by Alphonse Milne-Edwards (6)) leading to a suppression of the more primitive direct connexion of the four pairs of posterior II.

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  • His knowledge of anatomy, physiology and pathology was necessarily defective, the respect in which the dead body was held by the Greeks precluding him from practising dissection; thus we find him writing of the tissues without distinguishing between the various textures of the body, confusing arteries, veins and nerves, and speaking vaguely of the muscles as " flesh."

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  • In Anodonta the blood is driven by the ventricle through the arteries into vessel-like spaces.

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  • The arteries and veins have proper endothelial walls; they pass abruptly into the sinuses and in some cases communication is effected by orifices in the walls of the vessels, as for example in the vena cava of Nautilus.

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  • The ramifications of the arteries convey the blood to all parts of the body, and it finally reaches the venous sinuses, the chief of which are the pedal, the pallial and the median-ventral.

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  • Physostigmine, indeed, stimulates nearly all the non-striped muscles in the body, and this action upon the muscular coats of the arteries, and especially of the arterioles, causes a great rise in blood-pressure shortly after its absorption, which is very rapid.

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  • Its first action on any of the body-tissues is upon unstriped muscle, so that the first consequence of its absorption is a contraction of the arteries and arterioles.

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  • The other drainage arteries are all small, but many in number; while lakes and marshes aggregate fully 222% of the total surface.

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  • It has been found that in many cases of this disease the pressure of blood within the arteries becomes increased, probably from spasmodic contraction of the arteries themselves.

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  • Nitrite of amyl has the power of dilating the arteries; it has consequently been employed with much success in lowering the blood pressure and removing the pain in angina pectoris.

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  • It has been found that in many cases of this disease the pressure of blood within the arteries becomes increased, probably from spasmodic contraction of the arteries themselves.

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  • 33) These festivals formed the veins and arteries of ancient Hebrew Internat.

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  • By raising the hand nearly to a level with the head both the constant pain and the severity of the throbs may be relieved, as the blood is not sent with such great force into the arteries and returns more readily through the veins.

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  • The heart receives blood from the gills and mantle, and pumps it through arteries to the body.

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  • Blisters applied at some distance from inflamed parts are also sometimes useful; and probably they produce this good effect by causing a reflex contraction of the arteries in the inflamed part, and thus acting like a cold application.

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  • High tension in the arteries is often associated with sleeplessness, the pressure of blood being such that the circulation in the brain is constantly maintained at a high rate of speed and the brain is unable to obtain rest.

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  • Directly south are the beginnings of the meridional arteries, the Hab, the Purali and the Hingol, which end in the Arabian Sea, leaving a space of mountainous seaboard (Makran) south of the Panjgur and west of the Hingol, which is watered (so far as it is watered at all) by the long lateral Kej river and several smaller mountain streams. Thus southern Baluchistan comprises four hydrographical sections.

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  • All those symptoms are referable to spasmodic constriction of the small surface arteries, the pulse at the wrist being itself small, hard and quick.

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  • The reason probably is that the application of cold causes contraction of the arteries leading to the inflamed part, while heat by dilating the vessels around forms a side channel through which the blood passes, the tension in the seat of inflammation being thus lessened in both cases.

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  • All those symptoms are referable to spasmodic constriction of the small surface arteries, the pulse at the wrist being itself small, hard and quick.

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  • Blochmann to obtain in the genital arteries.

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  • The knife is then carefully examined, and if there be the slightest flaw in its blade the meat cannot be eaten, as the cut would not have been clean, the uneven blade causing a thrill to pass through the beast and thus driving the blood again through the arteries.

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  • (From Korschelt and Heider after Watase.) arteries.

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  • Altogether a sum approaching 2,500,000 was spent in Holland within the latter part of the 19th century on the improvement of the Rhine and its principal arteries.

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  • Among other things Hales invented a "sea-gauge" for sounding, and processes for distilling fresh from sea water, for preserving corn from weevils by fumigation with brimstone, and for salting animals whole by passing brine into their arteries.

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  • Arteries >>

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  • Inflammation of the Liver (hepatitis) may also be caused by an attack of micro-organisms which have reached it through the veins coming from the large intestine, or through the main arteries.

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  • Her newly won possessions were both small and scattered, though, on the other hand, she had secured the practical control of the Position of three principal rivers of north Germany - the Oder, the Elbe and the Weser - and reaped the full advantage of the tolls levied on those great commercial arteries.

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  • Another condition which is probably due to toxins is high pressure within the arteries.

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  • The drug greatly raises the blood-pressure by causing extreme contraction of the arteries.

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  • In the gangrenous form various parts of the body underwent gangrene as a consequence of the arrest of bloodsupply produced by the action of sphacelinic acid on the arteries.

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  • The aorta gives off a large branch (the anterior aorta) very near its origin, from which arise - first, the left axillary, and afterwards the right axillary and the two carotid arteries.

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  • Each tiny alveolus is surrounded by a network of capillaries that joins veins and arteries.

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  • alveoluslmonary arteries form pulmonary capillaries, which surround alveoli.

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  • This is done by letting such matter flow out of the iliac arteries out of a partly sealed lower anastomosis.

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  • Sometimes the only way of telling whether the coronary arteries are diseased is to perform a coronary angiogram.

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  • arteriography in the evaluation of lower limb arteries.

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  • arterymin B3 This vitamin reduces tissue swelling and dilates small arteries, increasing blood flow.

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  • arteryer blood flow is crucial to avoiding narrowed or clogged arteries, leading to heart attack or stroke.

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  • artery help to widen arteries by relaxing their muscular walls and thus stimulate the circulation.

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  • artery common causes include spasms of the coronary arteries or disease of the smaller branches of these arteries.

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  • arterywill need a duplex scan of the carotid arteries.

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  • arterydrug received approval in 1994 for treating patients having heart procedures to clear clogged arteries.

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  • low dose aspirin helps to prevent blood clots forming inside arteries, which helps to prevent a further stroke.

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  • The coronary arteries showed severe generalized occlusive atheroma affecting all the main branches.

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  • Eating 5 or more portions a day can protect your heart by helping to prevent atheroma from building up inside the coronary arteries.

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  • Professor Whitwell said that the severe occlusive atheroma noted in the coronary arteries would be the underlying cause of the infarction.

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  • atheroma plaques are like fatty lumps that develop within the inside lining of arteries.

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  • Cocaine users have significant atherosclerosis in their cerebral arteries.

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  • atherosclerosis in the coronary arteries?

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  • At nightfall, a network of street barricades is constructed, blocking most of the city's arteries.

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  • blockage in the arteries supplying blood to the heart or brain can cause a heart attack or stroke.

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  • calcium channel blockers ' relax ' the coronary arteries to increase blood flow.

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  • The clinic occurs every 2-3 months and assesses patients with increased blood pressure in the lung arteries.

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  • blood pressure in the lung arteries.

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  • do carotid bruits predict disease of the internal carotid arteries?

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  • calcification of the arteries.

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  • calcium channel blockers ' relax ' the coronary arteries to increase blood flow.

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  • carotid arteries divides into an external branch to supply the forward portion of the brain.

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  • ciliary arteries resulting in ischaemic optic neuropathy.

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  • clogged arteries, leading to heart attack or stroke.

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  • clogged up arteries.

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  • Low dose aspirin helps to prevent blood clots forming inside arteries, which helps to prevent a further stroke.

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  • clots in veins or arteries.

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  • coronary arteries or disease of the smaller branches of these arteries.

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  • In addition he coordinates the Cardiovascular Gene Therapy Group which is seeking ways to prevent coronary arteries from narrowing following balloon dilatation for angina.

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  • dilate the coronary arteries along with the other blood vessels.

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  • distensible distal arteries.

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  • The very routes once followed by Rob Roy's cattle drovers in time became the arteries which now carry our modern traffic.

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  • dye injected into the blood allows the flow through coronary arteries to be viewed by x-ray.

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  • For example, if the person has an air embolism in the arteries carrying blood to the brain, it may cause seizures.

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  • embolusT of the chest shows glue emboli in the pulmonary arteries.

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  • The changes in the arteries induced by hip flexion were observed.

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  • Other medical treatment is used to help reduce the furring up of your arteries.

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  • My limbs became glassy, the bones and arteries faded, vanished, and the little white nerves went last.

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  • hardening the arteries over time.

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  • hardening of the arteries ' .

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  • hardening of the arteries.

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  • They also help to reduce hardening of the arteries.

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  • pulmonary hypertension refers to high blood pressure in the arteries taking blood from the heart to the lungs.

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  • inferior vesical arteries carry most of the blood supply.

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  • Diagnosis: A dye injected into the blood allows the flow through coronary arteries to be viewed by x-ray.

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  • injected through the catheter and down the coronary arteries in turn â X-ray pictures are then taken.

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  • insertion of a balloon catheter into the coronary arteries by the same method as used for an angiogram.

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  • ligate the arteries under direct vision, further away from the superior mesenteric artery than their origins.

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  • ligature of arteries long before Ambrose Pare.

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  • mammary arteries.

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  • Sample groups Patients with non-specific CAD, experiencing an acute myocardial infarction, small coronary arteries, chronic total occlusion of a coronary artery.

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  • narrowing of the coronary arteries.

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  • In particular, they appear to enhance the production of a hormone-like substance called nitric oxide from the inside wall of arteries.

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  • The heart muscle is supplied with freshly oxygenated blood through two arteries (the coronary arteries ).

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  • Paraplegia from injecting phenol into the arteries that supply the spinal cord (prevented by checking the needle position with radio-opaque dye ).

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  • phenol into the arteries that supply the spinal cord (prevented by checking the needle position with radio-opaque dye ).

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  • phrenic arteries and the aorta.

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  • potency of both drugs in contracting human arteries in isolated preparations had also been assessed.

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  • pulmonary hypertension refers to high blood pressure in the arteries taking blood from the heart to the lungs.

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  • This reduces the deposition of fats on the walls of the arteries, reducing clotting of blood vessels and the heart.

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  • spasms of the coronary arteries or disease of the smaller branches of these arteries.

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  • The coronary arteries may also become thicker, leading to angina.

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  • thickening of the arteries supplying blood to the heart ).

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  • Blood from the inferior thyroid, and internal thoracic arteries enters the thymus.

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  • The open ends of the arteries are initially eroded by the invading trophoblastic tissues, and then later become partially blocked by cytotrophoblastic cells.

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  • transposition of the great arteries (or vessels) A congenital heart defect in which the two arteries emerging from the heart are switched.

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  • In this paper we hypothesized that invasive trophoblast released vasodilators which would dilate spiral arteries as an initial step in the physiology of transformation.

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  • The test began with a high-resolution ultrasound of each woman to detect early signs of plaque build up in the carotid arteries.

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  • Generally, one would expect to find two umbilical arteries accompanying the umbilical vein by this stage.

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  • unblock arteries - are having their operations within three months, she said.

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  • Thus more blood enters the uterus via the arteries than can be carried away by the veins.

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  • The coronary arteries come out of the aorta just after the last heart valve (the aortic valve ).

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  • This causes the ventricles to contract forcing the blood to leave via the semi lunar valves to the arteries.

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  • ventricle pumps blood through the arteries to the body.

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  • The right anterior corner of the right ventricle passes into the short stem, guarded by three semi-lunar valves, which divides into the two pulmonary arteries.

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  • The aortic trunk is very short, sends off the coronary arteries and then the left aorta brachiocephalica, while the rest divides into the right brachiocephalic and the aorta descendens.

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  • Garrod, " On the Carotid Arteries of Birds," Proc. Zool.

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  • As main arteries for this circulation of water through its system great canals, constituting in reality so many branches of the river, connected all parts of Babylonia, and formed a natural means both of defence and also of transportation from one part of the country to another.

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  • 33) These festivals formed the veins and arteries of ancient Hebrew Internat.

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  • The feeling of heat is at first an internal one, but it spreads outwards to the surface and to the extremities; the skin becomes warm and red, but remains dry; the pulse becomes softer and more full, but still quick; and the throbbings occur in exposed arteries, such as the temporal.

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  • The vascular system is not extensive, the arteries soon ending in the well-marked spongy tissue which builds up the muscular foot, parapodia, and dorsal body-wall.

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  • The smaller canals all serve as arteries to the Grand Canal.

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  • Blochmann to obtain in the genital arteries.

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  • The knife is then carefully examined, and if there be the slightest flaw in its blade the meat cannot be eaten, as the cut would not have been clean, the uneven blade causing a thrill to pass through the beast and thus driving the blood again through the arteries.

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  • Their movement in an upward or downward direction in Limulus and Mygale must exert a pumping action on the blood contained in the dorsal arteries and the ventral veins respectively.

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  • The origin of the paired arteries from the PrGabp 1 ._.

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  • v., 1892.) heart differs in Limulus from the arrangement obtaining in Scorpio, in that a pair of lateral commissural arteries exist in Limulus (as described by Alphonse Milne-Edwards (6)) leading to a suppression of the more primitive direct connexion of the four pairs of posterior II.

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  • (From Korschelt and Heider, after Laurie.) lateral arteries and of the great median posterior arteries with the heart itself (fig.

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  • (From Korschelt and Heider after Watase.) arteries.

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  • It seems that there is a primitive tendency in the Arthropoda for the arteries to accompany the nerve cords, and a " supra-spinal " artery - that is to say, an artery in close relation to the ventral nerve cords--has been described in several cases.

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  • ce, Cerebral arteries; sp, supra - spinal or medullary artery; c, caudal artery; 1, lateral anastomotic artery of Limulus.

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  • The figure B also shows the peculiar neural investiture formed by the cerebral arteries in Limulus and the derivation from this of the arteries to the limbs, III, IV, VI, whereas in Scorpio the latter have a separate origin from the anterior aorta.

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  • - View from below of a scorpion (Buthus occitanus) opened and dissected so as to show the pericardium with its muscles, the lateral arteries, and the tergo-sternal muscles.

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  • The terminal branches of the arteries supplying these organs are usually described as not anastomosing but many, if not all, of Cohnheim's end-arteries have minute collateral channels; which, however, are usually insufficient to completely compensate for the blocking that may occur in these arteries, therefore, when one of them is obstructed, the area irrigated by it dies from malnutrition.

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  • Gull and Sutton asserted that in particular states of body, and more especially in the condition associated with cirrhotic kidney, such a fibrosis becomes general, running, as they alleged it does, along the adventitia of arteries and spreading to their capillaries.

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  • These soluble salts combine with the albumins in the body, and are deposited as minute granules of silver albuminate in the connective tissue of the skin papillae, serous membranes, the intima of arteries and the kidney.

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  • It is now commonly used to indicate the transparent homogeneous structureless swellings which are found affecting the smaller arteries and the capillaries.

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  • With changes of the pressures of the blood in arteries, veins or capillaries, and in the heart itself and its respective chambers, static changes are apt to follow in these parts; such as degeneration of the coats of the arteries, due either to the silent tooth of time, to persistent high blood pressures, or to the action of poisons such as lead or syphilis.

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  • Altogether a sum approaching 2,500,000 was spent in Holland within the latter part of the 19th century on the improvement of the Rhine and its principal arteries.

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  • Among other things Hales invented a "sea-gauge" for sounding, and processes for distilling fresh from sea water, for preserving corn from weevils by fumigation with brimstone, and for salting animals whole by passing brine into their arteries.

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  • The main arteries of the city are the Zeil, a broad street running from the Friedberger Anlage to the Rossmarkt and thence continued, by the Kaiserstrasse, through the fine new quarter built after 1872, to the magnificent principal railway station; and the Steinweg and Goethestrasse, which lead by the Bockenheimer Tor to the Bockenheimer Landstrasse, a broad boulevard intersecting the fashionable residential suburb to the N.W.

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  • His knowledge of anatomy, physiology and pathology was necessarily defective, the respect in which the dead body was held by the Greeks precluding him from practising dissection; thus we find him writing of the tissues without distinguishing between the various textures of the body, confusing arteries, veins and nerves, and speaking vaguely of the muscles as " flesh."

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  • Inflammation of the Liver (hepatitis) may also be caused by an attack of micro-organisms which have reached it through the veins coming from the large intestine, or through the main arteries.

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  • In Anodonta the blood is driven by the ventricle through the arteries into vessel-like spaces.

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  • It consists of arteries, veins and sinuses, but ramified capillaries are usually absent except in the integuments of Cephalopods.

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  • The arteries and veins have proper endothelial walls; they pass abruptly into the sinuses and in some cases communication is effected by orifices in the walls of the vessels, as for example in the vena cava of Nautilus.

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  • The heart receives blood from the gills and mantle, and pumps it through arteries to the body.

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  • The ramifications of the arteries convey the blood to all parts of the body, and it finally reaches the venous sinuses, the chief of which are the pedal, the pallial and the median-ventral.

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  • Physostigmine, indeed, stimulates nearly all the non-striped muscles in the body, and this action upon the muscular coats of the arteries, and especially of the arterioles, causes a great rise in blood-pressure shortly after its absorption, which is very rapid.

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  • As in other molluscs, the arteries do not extend far, but lead into inter-visceral blood-spaces.

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  • Its first action on any of the body-tissues is upon unstriped muscle, so that the first consequence of its absorption is a contraction of the arteries and arterioles.

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  • The Rhine, so long the home of romance, has become one of the great arteries of traffic, and lines of railways on both sides have caused small villages to become large towns.

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  • The motor nerves of the arteries, of the bladder and rectal sphincters, and also of the bronchi, are paralysed by atropine, but the nervous arrangements of those organs are highly complex and until they are further unravelled by physiologists, pharmacology will be unable to give much information which might be of great value in the employment of atropine.

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  • The great arteries, however, number three, which, starting from Massawa by way of Asmara, run, two to Abyssinia, and one to Kassala and Khartum.

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  • The rivers play a very important part in the economy of Borneo, both as highways and as lines along which run the main arteries of population.

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  • The other drainage arteries are all small, but many in number; while lakes and marshes aggregate fully 222% of the total surface.

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  • Her newly won possessions were both small and scattered, though, on the other hand, she had secured the practical control of the Position of three principal rivers of north Germany - the Oder, the Elbe and the Weser - and reaped the full advantage of the tolls levied on those great commercial arteries.

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  • Nitrite of amyl has the power of dilating the arteries; it has consequently been employed with much success in lowering the blood pressure and removing the pain in angina pectoris.

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  • But if such a remedy were given alone it might, and probably would, act on the arteries as well as the heart, and by causing the contraction of the vessels do more harm than good.

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  • By raising the hand nearly to a level with the head both the constant pain and the severity of the throbs may be relieved, as the blood is not sent with such great force into the arteries and returns more readily through the veins.

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  • The reason probably is that the application of cold causes contraction of the arteries leading to the inflamed part, while heat by dilating the vessels around forms a side channel through which the blood passes, the tension in the seat of inflammation being thus lessened in both cases.

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  • Blisters applied at some distance from inflamed parts are also sometimes useful; and probably they produce this good effect by causing a reflex contraction of the arteries in the inflamed part, and thus acting like a cold application.

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  • High tension in the arteries is often associated with sleeplessness, the pressure of blood being such that the circulation in the brain is constantly maintained at a high rate of speed and the brain is unable to obtain rest.

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  • Another condition which is probably due to toxins is high pressure within the arteries.

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  • The Hab river, which forms the boundary west of Karachi; the Purali (the ancient Arabus), which drains the low-lying flats of Las Bela; the Hingol (the ancient Tomerus) and the Dasht, which drain Makran, are all considerable streams, draining into the Arabian Sea and forming important arteries in the network of internal communication.

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  • Directly south are the beginnings of the meridional arteries, the Hab, the Purali and the Hingol, which end in the Arabian Sea, leaving a space of mountainous seaboard (Makran) south of the Panjgur and west of the Hingol, which is watered (so far as it is watered at all) by the long lateral Kej river and several smaller mountain streams. Thus southern Baluchistan comprises four hydrographical sections.

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  • In the time of Alexander the Great Praxagoras discovered the distinction between the arteries and the veins.

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  • Vital spirit, inhaled from the outside air, rushes through the arteries till it reaches the various centres, especially the brain and the heart, and there causes thought and organic movement.

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  • The main roads laid out as arteries of intercommunication by the Romans, suffered to fall into neglect, and revived in the coaching days of the beginning of the 19th century, fell into a second period of comparative neglect when the railway system was completed; but they have recovered a very large share of their old importance in consequence of the development of motortraffic. Following the Roman roads, the high roads of the Eastern Division very frequently run along the crests of ridges or escarpments; but in the Western Division they are, as a rule, forced by the more commanding relief of the country to keep to the river valleys and cross the rougher districts through the dales and passes.

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  • - In England and Wales the high-roads, or roads on which wheeled vehicles can travel, are of two classes: (I) the main roads, or great arteries along which the main vehicular traffic of the country passes; and (2) ordinary highways, which are by-roads serving only local areas.

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  • Such are the Takazze in the north, the Abai in the centre, and the Sobat in the south, and through these three arteries is discharged about four-fifths of the entire drainage.

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  • BASSEIN, the chief town and port, is the capital of the district and division, and is situated on the eastern bank of the Bassein river, one of the main arteries by which the waters of the Irrawaddy discharge themselves into the sea.

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  • The drug greatly raises the blood-pressure by causing extreme contraction of the arteries.

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  • In the gangrenous form various parts of the body underwent gangrene as a consequence of the arrest of bloodsupply produced by the action of sphacelinic acid on the arteries.

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  • Traces of former rivers and channels, which were the main arteries of prosperous regions within the period of written history, have now disappeared.

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  • The aorta gives off a large branch (the anterior aorta) very near its origin, from which arise - first, the left axillary, and afterwards the right axillary and the two carotid arteries.

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  • When they are given by inhalation or by the mouth their first effect is to produce marked dilatation of the small arteries, with a fall of blood-pressure and a greatly increased rapidity of the heart's action.

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  • This reduces the deposition of fats on the walls of the arteries, reducing clotting of blood vessels and the heart.

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  • The coronary arteries may also become thicker, leading to angina.

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  • In most cases, the cause of angina is coronary atherosclerosis (thickening of the arteries supplying blood to the heart).

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  • My work focuses on finding improved methods of imaging arteries using three-dimensional ultrasound.

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  • Blood from the inferior thyroid, and internal thoracic arteries enters the thymus.

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  • The open ends of the arteries are initially eroded by the invading trophoblastic tissues, and then later become partially blocked by cytotrophoblastic cells.

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  • Transposition of the great arteries (or vessels) A congenital heart defect in which the two arteries emerging from the heart are switched.

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  • In this paper we hypothesized that invasive trophoblast released vasodilators which would dilate spiral arteries as an initial step in the physiology of transformation.

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  • The test began with a high-resolution ultrasound of each woman to detect early signs of plaque build up in the carotid arteries.

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  • Generally, one would expect to find two umbilical arteries accompanying the umbilical vein by this stage.

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  • Patients requiring heart bypasses or angioplasties - a procedure to unblock arteries - are having their operations within three months, she said.

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  • Thus more blood enters the uterus via the arteries than can be carried away by the veins.

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  • The coronary arteries come out of the aorta just after the last heart valve (the aortic valve).

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  • This causes the ventricles to contract forcing the blood to leave via the semi lunar valves to the arteries.

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  • The left ventricle pumps blood through the arteries to the body.

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  • This vegetable is high in phytochemicals that not only help reduce blood pressure but also lower stress hormones, which tend to constrict the arteries.

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  • Vitamin B folate lowers the levels of homocysteine in the blood, a compound believed to be responsible for hardening the arteries.

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  • Cholesterol buildup in the arteries often precedes cardiovascular problems, and doctors often recommend that patients reduce their cholesterol or improve the ratio of so-called "good" HDL cholesterol to "bad" LDL cholesterol.

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  • They work by decreasing the clotting factor to make it more difficult for dangerous blood clots to form, and also make it easier for blood to pass through constricted arteries.

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  • A natural sedative, valerian is effective at lowering blood pressure because it relaxes the muscles surrounding the walls of veins and arteries.

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  • Cholesterol can build up in the arteries, restricting or blocking blood flow which can lead to a heart attack.

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  • High cholesterol is one of the leading indicators of heart disease and is what causes the arteries to become clogged with plaque.

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  • Clogged arteries reduce blood flow to the heart and brain and ultimately may lead to heart attacks or strokes.

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  • The top number is the systolic measurement, which is the maximum pressure in the arteries, and the bottom number is the diastolic measurement, which is the minimum pressure in the arteries.

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  • When the pressure of the blood pumping through the arteries is too high, it causes the heart to work harder to get the blood moving.

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  • A heart attack occurs when blood flow to the heart is blocked, usually by a blood clot formed on the surface of plaques inside the coronary arteries.

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  • The cholesterol in meat blocks arteries, which results in poor blood flow.

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  • Arteries: Arteries carry blood away from the heart and into the body.

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  • As the worms multiply, they affect and clog the chambers of the right side of the heart, the arteries of the lungs, and the veins entering the heart and the liver, causing the later stages of heartworm symptoms to occur.

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  • Pathophysiology covers how the disease affects the pulmonary arteries and other organs.

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  • Coronary artery disease is one form of heart disease and occurs when the arteries supplying blood to the heart are blocked due to a buildup of fatty material or scar tissue.

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  • Some cholesterol is necessary for good health, but too much can lead to clogged arteries.

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  • Clogged arteries that lead to heart disease are common in seniors.

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  • Peripheral artery disease is a condition in which the arteries in the legs become blocked.

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  • The antioxidants in wine help to prevent plaque build up on the arteries in the brain, which is one of the causes of Alzheimer's disease and dementia.

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