Vessel Wall

Some articles on vessels, vessel wall, walls:

Hemostasis - Steps of Mechanism
... Coagulation Hemostasis occurs when blood is present outside of the body or blood vessels ... Vascular spasm is the first response as the blood vessels constrict to allow less blood to be lost ... formation, platelets stick together to form a temporary seal to cover the break in the vessel wall ...
Intracranial Dolichoectasias - Etiology
... commonly caused by hypertension, continued stress on the walls of the artery will degrade the vessel wall by damaging and loosening the collagen and elastin meshwork which ... can also provide sufficient trauma to the vessel wall resulting in dolichoectasia ... As the arrangement of connective tissue is disturbed, the vessel wall is no longer able to hold its original conformation and begins to unravel due to the continued ...
Vasa Vasorum
... The vasa vasorum (Latin, "the vessels of the vessels") is a network of small blood vessels that supply large blood vessels ... that originate directly from the main lumen of the artery and then branch into the vessel wall ... externae, that originate from branches of the main artery and then dive back into the vessel wall of the main artery ...
Howard's Law - The Theory
... to the degree of AF multiplied by the vessel wall change in pressure as a derivative of the vascular tension and thickness - as defined by where represents Howard's Value (o ...

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    And set the wall between us once again.
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    Robert Frost (1874–1963)

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