Vasodilation

What is Vasodilation?

Vasodilation refers to the widening of blood vessels. It results from relaxation of smooth muscle cells within the vessel walls, in particular in the large veins, large arteries, and smaller arterioles.

Questions and answers on "Vasodilation"

i have been diagnosed with tenosynovitis in both hands : could it be due to high intake of Nitric Oxide OR L-Arginine ? age = 54; Height = 174...

doctor1 MD

Hello.

Thanks for your query.

Tenosynovitis is the inflammation of tendons of the hands.It is not related to taking of nitric oxide or L-arginine...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

I had an open heart by pass surgery an year ago.Yesterday night I had fish . Soon after eating eat I developed rashes all over the body that...

doctor1 MD

Hello,

You can safely take Avil or other antihistamines. Previous heart surgery or cardiac issues are not a contraindication for Avil.

Hope I have...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

Hi

Following a flight recently, I have developed pain in the ear because of pressure during the descent. I used Q-tips and ear drops to try and...

doctor1 MD

Hello,
Thanks for posting your query.

Your symptoms of vertigo and ringing in the ears are suggestive of a damage to the middle ear. It can be due...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

Recent questions on  Vasodilation

doctor1 MD

I had an open heart by pass surgery an year ago.Yesterday night I had fish . Soon after eating eat I developed rashes all over the body that...

doctor1 MD

Hi Doc, what is the difference between Mintop & Mintop Forte? - this wrt Dr.Reddy s product I m asking here.. And also I need to know which is the...

doctor1 MD

I'm 28 year old and suffering from male baldness pattern. I started using RICHFEEL tricology centre's saw palmetto treatment but it didn't help,...

doctor1 MD

A 5 6 , 210 lb., 64-year-old male business executive had a physical exam prior to his retirement from corporate work. His blood pressure was...

doctor1 MD

Hello. I am writing from Auckland New Zealand with a question for my 86 year old mother who lives in South Australia. she has quite severe...

doctor1 MD

Hi Doctor, My Dermatologist suggested me to use Minoxidil 5% to stop the male pattern baldness .I just need your help about the solution usage. -...

doctor1 MD

Hi, I was suffering from hair fungus / scalp infection and as per friend guidance i took homeopathy medicines ( Dr batra) for over 2 years which...

Ask Question
Doctor Image
MD

Hi, I am Dr. Andrew Rynne (Family Physician). I will be guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Related Drugs/Medications
Related Medical Topics