Structure of vasa vasorum

Known as: Vasa Vasorum, Vasa Vasorums, Vasorum, Vasa 
Nutrient blood vessels which supply the walls of large arteries or veins.
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Histological data associate proliferation of adventitial vasa vasorum and intraplaque neovascularization… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Vasa vasorum in the adventitia of atherosclerotic arteries may play a role in plaque progression. In this investigation, a method… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Previous studies have demonstrated that experimental hypercholesterolemia leads to neovascularization in the coronary… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE Experimental hypercholesterolemia is associated with vasa vasorum neovascularization, unknown to occur before or after… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Coronary arteries contain a network of vasa vasorum in the adventitia. The three-dimensional anatomy of the vasa vasorum in early… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVES The objective of this study was to examine the quantitative response of the adventitial vasa vasorum to balloon… (More)
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1996
1996
Vasa vasorum provide an important source of nutrition to arteries and veins. In normal arteries, vasa vasorum from the adventitia… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Basic fibroblast growth factor (bFGF) is mitogenic for smooth muscle cells (SMC) and angiogenic. We examined the in vivo effects… (More)
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1981
1981
Vasa vasorum are present in the middle and outer layers of media in the thoracic aorta of dogs and humans. To examine the role of… (More)
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