Definition of Cerebrovascular

1. Adjective. Of or relating to the brain and the blood vessels that supply it. "A cerebrovascular accident"

Partainyms: Blood Vessel, Brain

Definition of Cerebrovascular

1. Adjective. (anatomy) Having to do with the blood vessels that run to or from the brain. ¹

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Definition of Cerebrovascular

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Cerebrovascular

1. Pertaining to the blood vessels of the cerebrum or brain. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cerebrovascular

cerebrospinal nematodiasis
cerebrospinal otorrhoea
cerebrospinal pressure
cerebrospinal rhinorrhoea
cerebrospinal system
cerebrotendinous cholesterinosis
cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis
cerebrovascular (current term)
cerebrovascular accident
cerebrovascular accident prevention
cerebrovascular circulation
cerebrovascular disease
ceremonial behaviour

Literary usage of Cerebrovascular

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1. 5th Report Of The Joint National Committee On Detection, Evaluation, And by DIANE Publishing Company (2004)
"PATIENTS WITH HYPERTENSION AND COEXISTING CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES Patients With cerebrovascular Disease The presence of clinically evident cerebro- vascular ..."

2. A Lifelong Passion: Nicholas and Alexandra: Their Own Story by Andrei Maylunas (2005)
"Blacks were at higher hospitalization risk than whites for hemorrhagic cerebrovascular disease (relative risk = 2.4, 95% confidence interval = 1.3-5.8), ..."

3. Health Consequences of Smoking for Women: A Report of the Surgeon General by DIANE Publishing Company (1985)
"cerebrovascular DISEASE The incidence of stroke as a manifestation of cerebrovascular disease appears to be somewhat greater in men than in women, ..."

4. Tobacco Use Among U. S. Racial Ethnic Minority Groups: African Americans by David Satcher (1999)
"Mitchell and colleagues (1991) obtained information cerebrovascular Disease cerebrovascular disease is a major cause of mortality and morbidity in the ..."

5. Reducing the Health Consequences of Smoking: 25 Years of Progress: A Report by DIANE Publishing Company, C. Everett Koop, M.D. (1995)
"cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) In the United States stroke is the third leading ... There are two major types of cerebrovascular disease: ( 1 ) cerebral ..."

6. Health, United States, 1998 with Socioeconomic Status and Health Chartbook by United States Government Printing Office, National Center for Health Statistics (1998)
"... 230 6 cerebrovascular diseases 163 Suicide 226 7 Pneumonia and influenza 148 cerebrovascular diseases 212 8 Suicide 147 Pneumonia and influenza 195 10 ..."

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