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A sudden constriction of a blood vessel, causing a reduction in blood flow.

va′so·spas′tic (-spăs′tĭk) adj.


(Medicine) of or relating to a vasospasm
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Prevalence of atypical complaints of women with ischemia is associated with microvascular and/or angiospastic angina pectoris.
It was ascertained, that RCG allows to define fixed and variable ischemic thresholds, angiospastic angina pectoris and angina pectoris without pain.
The possibility of silent cerebrovascular disease being associated with hypertension was recognized more than a century ago [16, 17] and sub-clinical cerebral disorganization due to recurrent angiospastic episodes was predicted [18, 19].