1. arterial blood vessel a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
  2. arterial blood gases measurement of the pH level and the oxygen and carbon dioxide concentrations in arterial blood; important in diagnosis of many respiratory diseases
  3. arterial blood blood found in arteries
  4. arteria labialis an artery that is a branch of the facial artery that supplies the lips of the mouth
  5. arteria bulbi vestibuli a branch of the internal pudendal artery in females that supplies the bulb of the vestibule
  6. arterial pressure the pressure of the circulating blood on the arteries
  7. arteria labialis inferior an artery that is a branch of the facial artery that supplies the lower lip
  8. arteria pulmonalis one of two arteries (branches of the pulmonary trunk) that carry venous blood from the heart to the lungs
  9. venous blood vessel a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart
  10. arterial plaque a fatty deposit inside an arterial wall
  11. arteria glutes branches of the internal iliac artery that supply the hip joint and gluteal region
  12. red blood cell a mature blood cell that contains hemoglobin to carry oxygen to the bodily tissues; a biconcave disc that has no nucleus
  13. arteria iliolumbalis an artery that originates in the internal iliac artery and supplies the pelvic muscles and bones
  14. arteria alveolaris a branch of the maxillary artery that supplies the alveolar process
  15. arteria lienalis an artery that originates from the celiac trunk and supplies blood to the spleen
  16. arteria lumbalis one of four or five pairs of arteries that originate in the abdominal aorta and supply the lumbar vertebrae and the back muscles and abdominal wall
  17. arteria poplitea a continuation of the femoral artery that branches to supply the legs and feet
  18. white blood cell blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungi
  19. blood vessel a vessel in which blood circulates
  20. arteria palatina one of several arteries supplying the face