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Hyperaemia

Hyperaemia Meaning & Definition
Hyperaemia Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Hyperaemia?

[n] increased blood in an organ or other body part

Synonyms | Synonyms for Hyperaemia: hyperemia

Related Terms | Find terms related to Hyperaemia:

See Also | congestion | engorgement

Hyperaemia In Webster's Dictionary

\Hy`per*[ae]"mi*a\, n. [NL., fr. Gr. "ype`r over + a"i^ma blood.] (Med.) A superabundance or congestion of blood in an organ or part of the body. {Active hyper[ae]mia}, congestion due to increased flow of blood to a part. {Passive hyper[ae]mia}, interchange due to obstruction in the return of blood from a part. -- {Hy`per*[ae]"mic}, a.

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