arteriectasis, arteriectasia
Obsolete term for vasodilation of the arteries. [L. arteria, artery, + G. ektasis, distention]

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • arteriectasia — ar·te·ri·ec·ta·sia (ahr″tə re ek taґzhə) arteriectasis …   Medical dictionary

  • arteriectasia — noun an abnormal distension of an artery • Syn: ↑arteriectasis • Hypernyms: ↑pathology …   Useful english dictionary

  • arteriectasis — noun an abnormal distension of an artery • Syn: ↑arteriectasia • Hypernyms: ↑pathology …   Useful english dictionary

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