active hyperemia

n.

Hyperemia due to increased flow of arterial blood in dilated capillaries.arterial hyperemia fluxionary hyperemia

Nearby words

  1. artificial gravity,
  2. artificial harmonics,
  3. artificial heart,
  4. artificial horizon,
  5. artificial insemination,
  6. artificial kidney,
  7. artificial language,
  8. artificial languages,
  9. artificial life,
  10. artificial pacemaker


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