hyperaemia

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hyperaemia

An increase in the amount of blood in a part, organ or tissue as a result of widening (dilatation) of the supplying arteries.

rubor

redness due to hyperaemia/vasodilatation; classic sign (with calor, tumor, dolor and laeso functionare) of acute inflammation

hyperaemia

Excessive accumulation of blood in a part of the body. Note: also spelt hyperemia. Syn. injection. See ciliary injection; conjunc-tival injection.
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Even after medicament application, haemostasis is difficult to achieve and the pulp appears hyperaemic.
In this case 37 was symptomless and had a large carious exposure; the pulp tissue was hyperaemic and inflamed.
In addition, the exposed conjunctiva becomes hyperaemic, keratinized, and results in discharge.
The parietal pleura was fragile and hyperaemic, with pedunculated protuberances which bled easily.
The optic disc oedema in NAAION may be diffuse or segmental, hyperaemic or pale.
The characteristic features of bladder pathology are sandy patches containing eggs and fibrous material, which sit on a background of hyperaemic mucosa.