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  1. Capillaries
    a small blood vessel that connects an arteriole and a venule
  2. colloid osmotic pressure
    Pressure at venous end of capillaries, due solely to plasma proteins, that pulls water into the circulatory system
  3. hydrostatic pressure
    Process of filtration of molecules thro capillary walls, primarily at the arterial end, due to blood pressure
  4. precapillary sphincters
    located at the arterial end of a capillary and serving to control blood flow to the tissues
  5. histamine
    substance released from stressed cells that promotes inflammation
  6. meateriole
    a blood vessel that connects an arteriole and a venule-capillary

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