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Vascular permeability

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noun

The ability of blood vessel wall to allow small molecules (such as ions, water and nutrients) and whole cells (e.g. lymphocytes) to pass through.


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effects of cytokine storm on vascular endothelial cells

... the "cytokine storm" has various effects, of which increased vascular permeability is perhaps the most dangerous one. The cytokines affect the vascular endothelium ...

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by biohazard
Thu Sep 16, 2010 7:11 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: effects of cytokine storm on vascular endothelial cells
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The Fiber Disease

... factor in normal human and mouse plasma; the plastic beads induce vascular permeability-enhancing activity as measured in guinea pig skin and kinin-like activity in normal ...

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by London
Sun Oct 22, 2006 1:57 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... nerve endings. CGRP and SP induce pruritus, dilate arterioles, increase vascular permeability and activate mast cells. Capsaicin-induced depletion of sensory nerves prevents ...

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by Skytroll
Sun Sep 10, 2006 7:16 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... of nociceptive nerve fibres followed by vasodilation and an increase in vascular permeability. Nociceptors belong to the group of unmyelinated (C-fibre) or myelinated (A-fibre) ...

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by Skytroll
Sun Sep 03, 2006 6:37 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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i figured it out

... etc.. And, when histamine is released, it will affect in increases in vascular permeability and drops the blood pressur in a sudden. So, the victim will die because of heart ...

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by victor
Sat Jul 22, 2006 4:24 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: i figured it out
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