VASOCONSTRICTION

noun. thinning of blood vessels, that is managed by vasomotor nerves of the SNS or via agents like the vasopressin or sympathomimetic drugs.

VASOCONSTRICTION: "Vasoconstriction will elevate your blood pressure."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "VASOCONSTRICTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/vasoconstriction/ (accessed August 3, 2020).
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