Tiny blood vessels are called capillaries. The capillaries main function is to work as a bridge between the larger...
Information on Blood Vessels
Blood vessels are part of your circulatory system, which also includes your heart and your blood. The three types of blood vessels are arteries, capillaries and veins. The blood vessels carry blood containing oxygen and nutrients from your heart to your...
The blood vessels are the part of the circulatory system that transports blood
throughout the human body. There are three major types of blood vessels: the ...
Learn about Blood Vessels symptoms, diagnosis and treatment in the Merck
Manual. HCP and Vet versions too!
This system is comprised of the heart and the circulatory system . The blood
travels from the heart via arteries to smaller arterioles, then to capillaries or sinusoids, then to venules, to veins, and back to the heart.
As the blood
moves through the capillaries, subs... More »
A vessel in the human or animal body in which blood circulates. The vessels that
carry blood away from the heart are called arteries, and their very small ...
This leaflet gives a brief overview of the heart and blood vessels and how they
work. Find more information about blood vessels at Patient.co.uk.
Student will learn the circulatory system's role and purpose. Student will examine
anatomy of the heart and the blood vessels. Student will recognize differences ...
Blood vessels may be tiny but they cover a lot of ground. The smallest blood
vessels measure only five micrometers. To give you some perspective, a strand
Explore an interactive diagram of the arteries, veins and capillaries of the brain.
The whole vessel network nourishes the brain providing it with oxygen and fuel.