arteriovenous shunt n.
The passage of blood directly from arteries to veins, without going through the capillary network.
inflammation of an artery. Historical Examples arteritis may be limited to single trunks or it may affect, more or less, all the arteries of the body. Special Report on Diseases of the Horse United States Department of Agriculture Weber calls this case one of arteritis obliterans with intermittent claudication. Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension: Louis Marshall Warfield […]
- Artery of angular gyrus
artery of angular gyrus artery of angular gyrus n. An artery that is the last branch of the terminal part of the middle cerebral artery, distributed to parts of the temporal parietal and occipital lobes. Also called angular artery.
- Artery of bulb of penis
artery of bulb of penis artery of bulb of penis n. A branch of the internal pudendal artery that supplies the bulb of the penis.
- Artery of bulb of vestibule
artery of bulb of vestibule artery of bulb of vestibule n. A branch of the internal pudendal artery in the female that supplies the bulb of the vestibule.