continuous capillaries

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continuous capillaries endothelial cells joined by incomplete tight junctions – leave gaps between cells called intercellular clefts in brain, tight junctions are complete (blood-brain barrier) o fenestrated capillaries : similar to continuous; some endothelial cells contain pores or fenestrations found where active absorption or filtration occurs (digestive system, kidneys) o sinusoidal capillaries (sinusoids) : highly modified, leaky capillaries found only phagocytes often aggregate around endothelial cells - Capillary Beds: o Microcirculation : flow of blood from arteriole to venule
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