vasohypertonic

[vā′zō-hī′pər-tŏnĭk]

adj.

Relating to or characterizing increased arteriolar tension or vasoconstriction.

Nearby words

  1. vasoepididymostomy,
  2. vasoformation,
  3. vasoformative cell,
  4. vasoganglion,
  5. vasography,
  6. vasohypotonic,
  7. vasoinhibitor,
  8. vasoinhibitory,
  9. vasoligation,
  10. vasoligature


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