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  • Branching of the blood vessels can be glimpsed to the lower right where two smaller arterioles join the larger vessel.
  • In some cases they may connect directly to dilated arterioles.
  • Radioactive microspheres are subsequently injected into a vein so they lodge within the pulmonary arterioles and a second picture is taken.
  • The driving hydrostatic pressure ( head of pressure ) is controlled by the afferent and efferent arterioles, and provided by arterial pressure.
  • The increase in CBF will happen because of a decrease in cerebral resistance, caused by dilatation of the cerebral arterioles.

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