Definition of cerebrovascular in English:



  • Relating to the brain and its blood vessels.

    ‘Hypertension is a major health problem with significant risks for coronary artery, cerebrovascular, peripheral vascular, and renal disease.’
    • ‘Rarely, vertigo results from a brainstem cerebrovascular accident, intracranial lesion, or migraine.’
    • ‘Recently, it has been proposed that this condition may be caused by interactions of anti-HIV drugs with cerebrovascular endothelium, astroglial cells and white matter of the brain.’
    • ‘Markers of premature coronary artery and cerebrovascular disease are prevalent.’
    • ‘Autopsy of the patient showed mild lung scarring but no evidence of acute myocardial infarction, pulmonary embolism, or cerebrovascular accident.’



/səˌrēbrōˈvaskyələr/ /səˌribroʊˈvæskjələr/ /ˈˌserəbrōˈvaskyələr/ /ˈˌsɛrəbroʊˈvæskjələr/