The process of carrying blood to the tissues is correctly described as

The process of carrying blood to the tissues is correctly described as

A. perfusion.

B. respiration.

C. ventilation.

D. breathing.

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A. perfusion

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In physiology, perfusion is the process of nutritive delivery of arterial blood to a capillary bed in the biological tissue. The word is derived from the French verb "perfuser" meaning to "pour over or through."

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