arterial canal n.
A fetal vessel that connects the left pulmonary artery with the descending aorta and that normally becomes the arterial ligament after birth. Also called arterial duct, Botallo’s duct.
- Arterial capillary
arterial capillary arterial capillary n. A capillary opening from an arteriole or metarteriole.
- Arterial cone
arterial cone arterial cone n. See conus arteriosus.
- Arterial duct
arterial duct arterial duct n. See arterial canal.
- Arterial forceps
arterial forceps arterial forceps n. Locking forceps with sloping blades for grasping the end of a blood vessel until a ligature is applied.
- Arterial hyperemia
arterial hyperemia arterial hyperemia n. See active hyperemia. Historical Examples Active or arterial hyperemia by baking, is especially valuable in the subacute stage. Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry Maximilian Stern