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Synonyms for adventitia

an enveloping or covering membrane or layer of body tissue

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NAD (P)H oxidase-derived reactive oxygen species regulate angiotensin-II induced adventitial fibroblast phenotypic differentiation.
In the TANGO trial, the company will study the effects of using its proprietary Bullfrog Micro-Infusion Device for the adventitial delivery of the drug TORISEL (temsirolimus) after revascularization of lesions below the knee (BTK) in patients with critical limb ischemia (CLI), which can lead to amputations of the toes, foot or lower leg.
In 1988, Osterloh and Charles were the first to report a surgical procedure involving dissection of the common adventitial sheath at the level of the arteriovenous blockage site for decompressing the arteriovenous crossing [174].
The patient was diagnosed to have cystic adventitial disease and underwent surgical repair.
* Cystic adventitial disease (CAD) is the narrowing of an artery by mucoid cysts in the arterial wall or adventitia.
Humphreys et al., "Adventitial MSC-like cells are progenitors of vascular smooth muscle cells and drive vascular calcification in chronic kidney disease," Cell Stem Cell, September 2016 DOI: 10.1016/j.stem.2016.08.001
Osteopontin is an endogenous modulator of the constitutively activated phenotype of pulmonary adventitial fibroblasts in hypoxic pulmonary hypertension.
[3] Fibromuscular dysplasia is a further disorder that has been described but predominantly affects the medial or adventitial layers of the arterial wall and typically involves the renal or extracranial cerebrovascular arteries.
Periaortic adipose tissue was measured from the periaortic tissue to the muscular layer of the abdominal aorta which represents periaortic tissue with adventitial layer of the abdominal aorta.
Each common carotid artery was freed from its adventitial sheath and carefully separated from the vagus nerve.
Cystic adventitial disease (CAD) is a rare vascular disorder.
Histologic examination revealed metacestodal tissue (protoscolices, inner germinal layer, intermediate thick laminated layer, and outer adventitial layer) compressing hepatic parenchyma.
Fleenor and coworkers [50] reported that arterial stiffening with ageing is associated with TGF-[beta]1-related changes in adventitial collagen.
Adventitial delivery of an allogeneic bone marrow-derived adherent stem cell in acute myocardial infarction: Phase I clinical study.