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Incarceration or strangulation of the penis by constricting devices, such as metal rings, is rare with only 60 reported cases in the literature.
Ordinarily, blood vessels respond to cold conditions by constricting to keep blood away from the cooling effect.
The hours are too long, the role is too constricting,'' he said.
The silicon housing displays excellent thermal conduction characteristics for efficient heat dissipation, maintaining a cooler environment for consistent performance of optoelectronic devices in ever constricting enclosures.
Right after each exposure, the researchers simulated a heart attack in the dogs by constricting a surgically implanted balloon that temporarily shut off a coronary artery.
But more to the point, they should revisit the need for such a constricting law at all.
A major constricting factor on county operations is the self-imposed property tax cap, limiting the tax levy to 1.
To get the water higher, the fireman can either turn the pump up faster, similar to increasing the heart rate, or put his or her finger over the end of the hose to get more pressure, similar to constricting the blood vessels.
The material used in constructing the gauntlet was chosen to provide a snug fit on any adult forearm for extended periods of time without constricting blood flow.
The researchers suggest that nicotine in the smoke might cause pain by constricting blood vessels in the uterus.
Those long lines of orange barrels, constricting rows of concrete walls, and diamond-shaped "Road Work Ahead" signs have popped up again all along the highways and byways we travel every day.