Traducción de artery en Español:

artery

arteria, n.

Pronunciación /ˈɑrdəri//ˈɑːtəri/

nombre

  • 1

    Anatomía
    arteria femenino
    • Two smaller arteries, the vertebral arteries, also supply blood to the brain.
    • If an artery that supplies blood to your heart becomes blocked, you can have a heart attack.
    • Over time, it can cause damage to the heart and arteries and other body organs.
    • Systolic pressure is the amount of pressure when the heart pumps blood into the arteries.
    • Normally, your blood flows from arteries into capillaries and back to your heart in veins.
    • Think of your arteries as tubes that carry blood from your heart to the rest of your body.
    • Angiography is a special form of x-ray examination that shows the shape of the blood flow in arteries and veins.
    • The carotid arteries are the principal blood supply to the front of the brain.
    • Cerebral blood flow is provided by the internal carotid and vertebral arteries.
    • The cause of coronary heart disease is a narrowing of the arteries that supply the heart with blood.
    • Heart disease is a disease of the arteries that bring blood to the heart muscle.
    • As blood travels around the body in arteries and veins, it is under pressure.
    • The blood that flows through this network of veins and arteries is called whole blood.
    • Atherosclerosis can affect the arteries of the heart, brain, kidneys, other vital organs, and the arms and legs.
    • Thus the fetus grows its own umbilical cord, containing its own blood vessels: two arteries and a single vein.
    • Thrombosis means the clotting of blood within an artery or a vein.
    • Most are caused by a blood clot that forms in the veins, before passing through the heart and entering the arteries that carry blood to the lungs.
    • An embolism in a coronary artery (an artery on the surface of the heart) can cause a heart attack.
    • Blood is carried from the heart in arteries and returns to it in veins.
    • Oxygen-carrying blood is pumped around the body in the arteries.
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    Transporte
    carretera importante femenino
    • Students from Birmingham universities are taking to the main arteries of the city centre.
    • While the company believes its ten depots cover the main motorway arteries and towns, there is still room for further expansion.
    • Scotland's blocked road arteries and poor public transport network have not helped the country's economic blues.
    • As well as clogging the region¹s arteries with cars, motorway mania is harmful in other ways.
    • These rivers were vital navigational arteries for the Romans to reach the Bay of Bengal.
    • By the early 1950s the Tokaido line had enhanced its position as the main artery of Japan.
    • It links two main arteries of the West Coast route: the line to Manchester via Stafford and Crewe and the line via Stoke on Trent.
    • Bulldozers have cleared debris from some of the city's main arteries.
    • Along some of the main arteries that carry commuters on to Manhattan island, cars must contain more than two people to gain access.
    • It's madness trying to close a road which is a main artery into Bedford.
    • All the four posters were along Portland Road which is one of the main arteries through Hove.
    • It's an absolute disgrace that the main artery of the town is closed.
    • Major arteries such as Bassett Avenue and Western Esplanade are also to be resurfaced over the summer months.
    • She said this programme covers most of the Dingle Peninsula but not the N86 which is the main artery into it.
    • During the Dutch colonial era this river was an important artery in the city.
    • It could see major roads and arteries into the city gridlocked as hundreds of lorries are stopped from accessing the docks.
    • It is located just off the N5, which is the main artery between Dublin and Ballina.
    • New traffic figures show Scotland's main motorway artery is rapidly clogging up ahead of expert forecasts.
    • The best way to get a feel of this ancient land is to course down its main artery, the Nile, which has sustained it in the past.
    • This road is the main artery between Windhoek, southern Namibia and South Africa.