Pathological changes in the inner walls of the arteries.
Generic term for diseases of the vessels, the most common cause being arteriosclerosis. Macroangiopathy affects the larger blood vessels, microangiopathy the smaller and smallest vessels.
Movement of the blood in the blood vessels.
The tiniest blood vessels which, in contrast to the larger vessels, have a thin vascular wall that is permeable to certain substances. The exchange of oxygen, nutrients and metabolic waste products between tissues and the bloodstream takes place in the capillaries. The extremely thin capillaries form a finely branched network, the capillary region, which constitutes the transition between arterioles and venules.
Generic term for various therapeutic methods used in supplementation of classic, scientifically oriented orthodox medical practice.
Blood vessels with a diameter ≤ 0.1 mm, including arterioles, capillaries and venules.
Segment of the blood circulation system located in the microvascular region.
Physical vascular therapy:
A complementary medical therapy approach that aims to stimulate microcirculation by applying a specific configuration of signals adjusted to the needs of the organism.
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