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Disease Hyperemia

Name Hyperemia
Synonyms Active Hyperemia | Arterial Hyperemia | Congestion, Venous | Engorgement, Venous | Hyperemia, Active | Hyperemia, Arterial | Hyperemia, Passive | Hyperemia, Reactive | Hyperemias | Hyperemias, Reactive | Passive Hyperemia | Reactive Hyperemia | Reactive Hyperemias | Venous Congestion | Venous Engorgement
Definition The presence of an increased amount of blood in a body part or an organ leading to congestion or engorgement of blood vessels. Hyperemia can be due to increase of blood flow into the area (active or arterial), or due to obstruction of outflow of blood from the area (passive or venous).
Categories Cardiovascular disease
MeSH® ID D006940

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DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hyperemia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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