Definition of arteriovenous in English:


Syllabification: ar·te·ri·o·ve·nous
Pronunciation: /ärˌti(ə)rēōˈvēnəs


  • Of, relating to, or affecting an artery and a vein.
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    • Pulmonary embolism and lung arteriovenous fistula of the lung were excluded.
    • Thoughtful publications on aneurysm surgery, syringomyelia, and arteriovenous malformations of the spinal cord testified to his rigorous clinical and operative skills.
    • Following delivery, a pulmonary arteriogram was obtained and revealed the presence of multiple large pulmonary parenchymal arteriovenous malformations in the left lung.

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