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Arteries

(Science: anatomy) The vessels in the body that supply oxygenated blood to the tissues.


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some bloody questions

... / protein / glucose Vasoconstriction / Atherosclerosis / Ischaemia Vasodilators / endothelin / glyceryl trinitrate Arterioles / capillaries / arteries i need help plz

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by zak
Mon Nov 25, 2013 3:02 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: some bloody questions
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Re: Can Systolic BP ever be less than Diastolic?

... being lower than diastolic blood pressure just doesn't make sense. Systolic blood pressure - When the heart shrinks and pushes the blood into main arteries (aortas), blood pressure rises for a moment – this is known as systolic blood pressure. Diastolic blood pressure - After each shrinkage the ...

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by teju85
Wed Nov 13, 2013 10:48 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Can Systolic BP ever be less than Diastolic?
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Blue Blood For A Science Project

... of the anatomical drawings and the blue color of the veins below our skin. I even understand that they inject blue latex into cadaver's arteries. I'm sure this may also perpetuate the myth. It reminds me a bit, but not to the same degree, of the consternation Benjamen Franklin inadvertently ...

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by ojomikse
Thu Sep 27, 2012 12:34 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Blue Blood For A Science Project
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Views: 5713

Re: Blue Blood For A Science Project

... Hospital of Wisconsin website they explain how blue blood and purple blood and red blood all work together during Transposition of the Great Arteries (TGA). My son would like to conduct some experimentation with blue blood and purple blood and red blood and show how it mixes with O2 to change ...

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by ojomikse
Wed Sep 26, 2012 11:02 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Blue Blood For A Science Project
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How does blood is circulated in amphibians?

... bottom. Then the oxygen-poor blood flows from the ventricle into the vessels leading to the lungs and the oxygen-laden blood is forced into the arteries.

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by suzidoc8
Mon Jul 23, 2012 2:00 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: How does blood is circulated in amphibians?
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