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Capillary Artery

One of the small thin-walled arteries that end in capillaries.

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... to build up because the blood is going from the relatively wide artery (or arteriole) to the much, much narrower capillary. A decrease in the "volume" causes an increase in pressure, thus the components of ...

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by zenith_beth
Fri Nov 18, 2005 5:20 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: blood vessels
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