intravascular

adjective
in·​tra·​vas·​cu·​lar | \ ˌin-trə-ˈva-skyə-lər How to pronounce intravascular (audio) , -(ˌ)trä- \

Definition of intravascular

: situated in, occurring in, or administered by entry into a blood vessel intravascular thrombosis an intravascular injection

Other Words from intravascular

intravascularly adverb

Examples of intravascular in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Practitioners who opt to inject using a cannula have good reason to go this route: to avoid intravascular placement. Kaitlin Clark, Allure, 17 Feb. 2022 Increasing intravascular volume by hydrating can help prevent a vasovagal syncope event that can lead to fainting. Korin Miller, Health.com, 15 Nov. 2021 Rajpaul's death is listed as a homicide due to acute cardiopulmonary dysfunction and intramuscular/intravascular silicone injections, according to the medical examiner's office. NBC News, 21 Sep. 2021 Rajpaul's cause of death is listed as homicide due to acute cardiopulmonary dysfunction and intramuscular/intravascular silicone injections. Katie Campione, PEOPLE.com, 20 Sep. 2021 The diagnosis was septic shock with an intra-abdominal-wall infection and disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC), a life-threatening blood clotting condition. Mark E. Bruley, Philly.com, 23 June 2017

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First Known Use of intravascular

1876, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of intravascular was in 1876

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“Intravascular.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intravascular. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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intravascular

adjective
in·​tra·​vas·​cu·​lar | \ ˌin-trə-ˈvas-kyə-lər, -(ˌ)trä- How to pronounce intravascular (audio) \

Medical Definition of intravascular

: situated in, occurring in, or administered by entry into a blood vessel intravascular thrombosis an intravascular injection intravascular radionuclide therapy

Other Words from intravascular

intravascularly adverb

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