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perivascular Line breaks: peri|vas¦cu¦lar
Pronunciation: /ˌpɛrɪˈvaskjʊlə/

Definition of perivascular in English:


Situated or occurring around a blood vessel.
Example sentences
  • Because the lymphatic vessels are contained in the same perivascular sheath as the blood vessels, this thickening may contribute to the appearance of a thickened dermal layer.
  • With microscopic examination, the pertinent findings include organisms lining the inside wall of blood vessels, capillary congestion, and perivascular hemorrhages.
  • Frequently, granular bodies and perivascular lymphoid inflammation are seen.
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