Definition of extravascular in English:

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extravascular

Pronunciation: /ˌekstrəˈvaskyələr/

adjective

Medicine
Situated or occurring outside the vascular system: extravascular fluid
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  • This, in effect, increases blood pressure by increasing the volume of extravascular fluid.
  • The altered erythrocytes undergo both intravascular and extravascular destruction.
  • For example, veins are barriers between intravascular and extravascular tissues.

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Syllabification: ex·tra·vas·cu·lar

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