intravasation

intravasation

[in-trav-uh-sey-shuhn]
noun Pathology.
the entrance of foreign matter into a blood vessel of the body.

Origin:
1665–75; intra- + (extra)vasation

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intravasation (ɪnˌtrævəˈseɪʃən)
 
n
Compare extravasation the passage of extraneous material, such as pus, into a blood or lymph vessel

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intravasation in·trav·a·sa·tion (ĭn-trāv'ə-sā'shən)
n.
Entry of foreign matter into a blood vessel.

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