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Vascular constriction (function)

Known as: Vasoconstriction, Vasoconstrictions, Vasospasm 
Vasoconstriction involves narrowing of a blood vessel lumen due to smooth muscle contraction in the vessel wall and leads to decreased blood flow.
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Cardiovascular disease is a major contributor to global morbidity and mortality and is the common end point of many chronic… Expand
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2018
Review
2018
Purpose of ReviewMechanisms facilitating progression of hypertension via cross stimulation of the renin-angiotensin system (RAS… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
The aim of this review is to investigate, whether there is a possible link between vitamin D supplementation and the reduction of… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
The incidence and prevalence of diabetes mellitus is rapidly increasing worldwide at an alarming rate. Type 2 diabetes mellitus… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Neurogenic orthostatic hypotension is a highly prevalent and disabling feature of autonomic failure due to both peripheral and… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
In the dense circulatory system of the kidney, as in all vascularized tissues, pericytes enwrap capillaries and microvessels to… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
What is the topic of this review? This review provides an up‐to‐date assessment of the physiology involved with extreme static… Expand
Review
2018
Review
2018
ABSTRACT Pulmonary hypertension is defined as a resting mean pulmonary artery pressure of 25 mm Hg or above. This review deals… Expand
Review
2017
Review
2017
&NA; The renin‐angiotensin system (RAS) is undisputedly one of the most prominent endocrine (tissue‐to‐tissue), paracrine (cell… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
&NA; ARDS is associated with poor clinical outcomes, with a pooled mortality rate of approximately 40% despite best standards of… Expand
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