Vascular Disease: A disease of the blood vessels.
Vascular: Relating to the body’s blood vessels.
Vein: A blood vessel that carries blood to the heart.
Very Long Acting Insulin: A type of insulin that starts to lower blood glucose within 1 hour after injection and keeps working evenly for 24 hours after injection.
Very Low Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol: A form of cholesterol in the blood; high levels may be related to cardiovascular disease.
Vitrectomy: Surgery to restore sight in which the surgeon removes the cloudy vitreous humor in the eye and replaces it with a salt solution.
Vitreous Humor: The clear gel that lies behind the eye’s lens and in front of the retina.
Void: To urinate; to empty the bladder.