arteriola


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Noun1.Arteriola - one of the small thin-walled arteries that end in capillariesarteriola - one of the small thin-walled arteries that end in capillaries
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
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The specific location of renin in granular cells located at the base of the glomerus in the juxtaglomeruler apparatus of the kidney allows for precise monitoring and rapid response to changes in renal arteriola blood pressure and fluid flow within the nephron.
Aging-induced Phenotypic Changes and Oxidative Stress Impair Coronary Arteriola Function.
Doctors at Kumamoto University's School of Medicine have successfully completed the first surgeries in Japan to regenerate arteriola of the heart.