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vasoconstriction
American English: /ˌveɪzoʊkənˈstrɪkʃən/
British English: /ˌveɪzəʊkənˈstrɪkʃ(ə)n/

Translation of vasoconstriction in Spanish:

noun

  • uncountable and countable
    Example sentences
    • At low doses, local anesthetics cause systemic vasoconstriction and raise blood pressure.
    • The effect is a dramatic increase in blood pressure due to vasoconstriction.
    • The vascular effects result in tissue ischemia from vasoconstriction, platelet aggregation, and increased blood viscosity.

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