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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blood_vessel

The blood vessels are the part of the circulatory system, and microcirculation, that transports blood throughout the human body. There are three major types of ...

www.britannica.com/science/blood-vessel

blood vessel: 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 ...

courses.lumenlearning.com/ap2/chapter/structure-and-function-of-blood-vessels

Blood is carried through the body via blood vessels. An artery is a blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart, where it branches into ever-smaller ...

www.thoughtco.com/blood-vessels-373483

Blood vessels are intricate networks of hollow tubes that transport blood throughout the entire body. They include arteries, veins, and capillaries.

patient.info/health/the-heart-and-blood-vessels

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.

www.fi.edu/heart/blood-vessels

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 of ...

www.sciencedaily.com/terms/blood_vessel.htm

The blood vessels are part of the circulatory system and function to transport blood throughout the body. The most important types, arteries and veins, carry ...

my.clevelandclinic.org/health/articles/heart-blood-vessels-blood-vessels-illustrations

Learn more from Cleveland Clinic about the major blood vessels with illustrations of upper and lower body circulation.

www.visiblebody.com/learn/circulatory/circulatory-blood-vessels

Blood vessels of the human body Blood flowing through the circulatory system transports nutrients, oxygen, and water to cells throughout the body. The journey  ...