- an abnormally large amount of blood in any part of the body.
Origin of hyperemia
Examples from the Web for hyperemia
Historical Examples of hyperemia
The hyperemia was often attended by hemorrhage into the tumor.
Hyperemia is produced, and this leads to over-action of the glands of the large intestine.Psychotherapy
James J. Walsh
According to the doctrine, lesions are always accompanied in nature by hyperemia, “the most widespread of auto-curative agents.”
The passive, venous or obstructive form of hyperemia is absolutely contraindicated in this class of ulcers.
Hyperemia, by the use of a rubber bandage above the joint, or by baking of the joint, is of great value.
- pathol the usual US spelling of hyperaemia
- An increase in the quantity of blood flow to a body part; engorgement.