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blood

noun affinity, agnation, ancestry, breed, brethren, brood, children, clan, cognation, common ancessry, consanguinity, derivation, descent, ethnic group, family connection, family relationship, family tie, family tree, filiation, genealogical tree, genealogy, gentility, genus, heredity, heritage, issue, kind, kindred, kinsfolk, kinship, kinsman, kinsmen, kinswoman, line, lineage, nationality, next of kin, offspring, one's people, parentage, pedigree, propinquity, relations, sanguis, stock, strain, ties of family, tribe
Associated concepts: blood heirs, blood issue, blood relatives, full blood, half blood, mixed blood
Foreign phrases: Consanguineus est quasi eodem sannuine natus.A person related by consanguinity is, as it were, one born from the same blood. Pueri sunt de sannuine parentum, sed pater et mater non sunt de sannuine puerorum. Children are of the blood of their parrnts, but the father and mother are not of the blood of their children.
See also: ancestry, bloodline, descent, lineage

BLOOD, kindred. This word, in the law sense, is used to signify relationship, stock, or family; as, of the blood of the ancestor. 1 Roper on Leg. 103; 1 Supp. to Ves. jr. 365. In a more extended sense, it means kindred generally. Bac. Max. Reg. 18.
     2. Brothers and sisters are said to be of the whole blood, (q. v.) if they have the same father and mother of the half blood, (q. v.) if they have only one parent in common. 5 Whart. Rep. 477.

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9) Due to the relative high pressure kon the arterial side of the circulation, this blood mixture contains a relatively greater proportion of blood from the arteriole side of the capillary bed than from the venule side; and, thus, a "capillary-blood" sample obtained by skin puncture approximates closer to arterial blood than venous blood.
Interesting aspects arose from simultaneous measurements of substance concentrations in mixed venous and arterial blood of patients with an indwelling Swan-Ganz catheter.
While a balloon rupture will cause obvious arterial blood to enter the gas line, tiny amounts of blood mixed with the lubricating powder placed within the balloon at the time of manufacture may not be obvious to the unwary.
Pulse oximeters measure the amount of oxygen in arterial blood (SpO2) as well as the pulse rate by projecting light through a fingertip, eliminating the need to extract blood for such measurements.
A Your concerns over drawing arterial blood for non-blood-gas analyses are well founded.
This review is intended to help you perform an arterial blood gas draw in complete safety and efficiency no matter what the circumstances and conditions.
Dependent areas should be avoided as sites for pulse oximetry recording and there should be a low threshold for confirmation of low pulse oximetry readings with arterial blood gas analysis.
13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pfizer Inc said today that hypertensive patients who received a treatment regimen based on Pfizer's blood pressure lowering medicine Norvasc(R) (amlodipine besylate) had lower central arterial blood pressure readings, which was shown to be an independent predictor of cardiovascular and renal outcomes compared to patients who took a beta blocker-based regimen.
company TherOx's proprietary AO System creates a saline mist of aqueous oxygen that is mixed with arterial blood at a ratio of 25 parts blood to 1 part aqueous oxygen.
Several studies have convincingly shown that iatrogenic blood loss due to lab testing, including arterial blood gas sampling, can result in increased morbidity due to stress on the cardiovascular and respiratory system and the need for allogeneic blood transfusion.
Concomitant disorders, such as decreased arterial blood oxygen saturation, systemic and pulmonary hypertension, and severe cardiac arrhythmias, require the physician to inform the patient about the potential seriousness of this disorder and the need for medical or surgical intervention.
a company specializing in implantable technologies for urology conditions and Optical Sensors Incorporated a pioneer in arterial blood gas technology.