cerebrovascular

(redirected from Cerebrovascular disease)
Also found in: Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

cer·e·bro·vas·cu·lar

 (sĕr′ə-brō-văs′kyə-lər, sə-rē′brō-)
adj.
Of or relating to the blood vessels that supply the brain.

cerebrovascular

(ˌsɛrɪbrəʊˈvæskjʊlə)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the blood vessels and the blood supply of the brain

ce•re•bro•vas•cu•lar

(sɛˌri broʊˈvæs kyə lər, ˌsɛr ə-)

adj.
of or pertaining to the cerebrum and its associated blood vessels.
[1930–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cerebrovascular - of or relating to the brain and the blood vessels that supply it; "a cerebrovascular accident"
Translations

cer·e·bro·vas·cu·lar

a. cerebrovascular;
___ accidentapoplegía, hemorragia cerebral.

cerebrovascular

adj cerebrovascular
References in periodicals archive ?
a developer of advanced devices for the transcarotid treatment of intra- and extra-cranial cerebrovascular disease, announced today the appointment of Michael P.
Vascular dementia can arise from any of several cerebrovascular disease conditions, but its two major causes are focal ischemic infarcts (i.
Sleep Apnea: Implications in Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease specifically addresses the cardiovascular and cerebrovascular consequences of sleep apnea and is geared toward a broad readership of physicians that will ultimately aid patients suffering from sleep apnea.
On the one hand, patients with more severe cerebrovascular disease at baseline are at greater risk for long-term decline.
The field of stroke and cerebrovascular disease in children is one in which there has been much recent research activity, leading to new clinical perspectives.
Using a multidisciplinary approach, the authors of these 20 articles cover the latest in studies of CAS and include such topics as epidemiology, pathophysiology, imaging, antithrombotic therapy, stroke prevention, management of hypertension, diet, angiogenesis and angiogenic growth factors as future therapies for cerebrovascular disease, risks and benefits, surgical controversies, symptomatic occlusion, stenting, and endovascular therapies.
Noting that periodontitis has been linked to both cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease, Abhijit V.
Important comorbidities include stroke and the presence of a tumor, he said, because there is a high correlation between cerebrovascular disease and the development of Alzheimer's.
April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- During American Stroke Month in May, United Concordia Dental, one of the nation's largest dental insurers, reminds adults with cerebrovascular disease, or stroke, that treating their gum disease can help lower health care costs.
Cerebrovascular disease, which includes stroke and other disorders affecting blood vessels in the brain, is associated with cognitive decline and disability in older adults, according to background information in the article.
Topics include pathology, therapeutic, complications, ischemia, aneurysms, portal hypertension, extracranial cerebrovascular disease, amputation, diagnostic labs, imaging and clotting.