microvascular


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mi·cro·vas·cu·la·ture

 (mī′krō-văs′kyə-lə-cho͝or′, -chər)
n.
The portion of the circulatory system composed of the smallest vessels, such as the capillaries, arterioles, and venules.

mi′cro·vas′cu·lar (-kyə-lər) adj.

microvascular

(ˌmaɪkrəʊˈvæskjʊlə)
adj
(Microbiology) relating to small blood vessels with a diameter of less than 100 micrometres
Translations

microvascular

adj microvascular
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LUNES, 8 de julio de 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Independientemente del lugar del cuerpo en que ocurra, la enfermedad microvascular aumenta el riesgo de amputacion de una pierna, encuentra un estudio reciente.
MONDAY, July 8, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- No matter where it occurs in the body, microvascular disease ups the risk of leg amputation, a new study finds.
[USA], July 8 (ANI): Microvascular disease in any part of the body is independently linked to a higher risk of leg amputation, finds a study.
Diabetic hyperglycemia is toxic to the retinal microvasculature, causing pericyte apoptosis, which in turn disrupts microvascular intracellular trafficking of the adherent cadherin:catenin (e.g., VE-cadherin) components of retinal vascular endothelial cell-cell junctions.
Caladrius Biosciences announced the completion of enrollment and dosing in the Phase 2 ESCaPE-CMD study for CLBS16 in patients with coronary microvascular dysfunction.
Moreover, in combination with magnifying endoscopy, this technique's highlight mode (BLI-bright mode) can clearly show the mucosal microvascular and microtubule structure of a lesion, which can be useful to determine the nature of the lesion and its pathological features.
Tucson, AZ, May 30, 2019 --(PR.com)-- Microvascular Therapeutics (MVT) has been awarded US Patent Number 10,279,053, entitled, "Microbubble Compositions, Methods of Making Same and Method of Using Same," issued on May 7th, 2019.
Evolving technology in surgical management has permitted the microvascular reconstruction of face and limbs that were previously considered to be unsalvageable.
Speaking about the session, the consultant ophthalmologist said: "Diabetic eye disease, which is one of the most common causes of visual morbidity, is predominantly a microvascular multi-stage disease whose different features can now be identified through swept-source OCT non-invasively and, especially for busy clinical settings, in a more timely fashion."
Going a little further with an acetylcholine challenge in the cath lab will usually uncover microvascular or vasospastic heart problems, and this can lead to appropriate treatment.
Objectives: To estimate the incidence of microvascular complications among subjects with type 2 diabetes at a tertiary care hospital.