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Cardiovascular System

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Maximum peripheral resistance is at:(DNB Jun-2010)



A Arterioles
B Capillaries

C Small arteries
D Aorta

Ans. A Arterioles

The small arteries and ARTERIOLES are also known as resistance vesselsQ because they are the principal site of peripheral resistance.

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