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Of, characterized by, or containing cells or vessels that carry or circulate fluids, such as blood, lymph, or sap, through the body of an animal or plant: vascular tissue; vascular disease.

[From Latin vāsculum, diminutive of vās, vessel.]

vas′cu·lar′i·ty (-lăr′ĭ-tē) n.
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Noun1.vascularity - the property being vascular; "a prominent vascularity"
property - a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class; "a study of the physical properties of atomic particles"
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Vascularity was noted at their base on colour and power Doppler examination (Figure-1B and Figure-1C).
Size, vascularity and the involvement of the brain and the bone possessed a challenge in the case," Dr Trimurti Nadkarni, Head, Department of Neurosurgical told ANI.
The company's MultiHance (gadobenate dimeglumine) injection in 529 mg/ml in MRI of the CNS has been approved by the US FDA in paediatric patients younger than two years of age (including term neonates), to visualise lesions with abnormal blood-brain barrier or abnormal vascularity of the brain, spine and associated tissues.
Parameters that were improved by treatment included skin hardness, organization, vascularity, and discoloration.
ABSTRACT: This study was conducted to evaluate the anti-angiogenic potential and teratogenic effect of the ethanolic extract from Hyptis suaveolens leaves, through chorioallantoic membrane (CAM) vascularity and teratogenicity assays in mallard duck (Anas platyrhynchos) embryos.
Characteristic ultrasound features of a benign nodule include an oval or flat shape, echogenicity similar to normal gland parenchyma, a smooth margin, hypoechoic halo around the nodule and peripheral vascularity on color doppler examination1-5.
The objective of delayed replantation was to conserve the soft and hard tissue esthetics and function of the tooth till the maturity of patient for definite management but luckily the tooth regained vascularity which was an unusual finding ,not reported word wide till to date.
This poses a greater challenge in the diagnosis of liver cancer, where T2-weighted imaging is still not considered reliable, and both T1- and T2-weighted imaging can be confounded by tumour vascularity.
Devine said that he already has an idea how he would stand out from the other past hosts, and that is to combine masculinity with vascularity.
With PDS, presence and distribution of intranodal vascularity and intravascular resistance can be evaluated.
On colour Doppler study, malignant lymph nodes showed peripheral and mixed vascularity pattern with and high RI and PI values (Table 4).
Several recent studies suggest that the increased vascularity in melasma skin is the underlying etiology.