obsolete term for hyperemia produced by Bier method1.
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Bier hy·per·e·mi·a(bēr hī'pĕr-ē'mē-ă)
Obsolete term for hyperemia produced by Bier method (2) .
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Passive hyperemia produced by application of an elastic bandage and by suction. Synonym: constriction hyperemia
See also: Bier, August Karl Gustav
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Bier,August K.G., German surgeon, 1861-1949.
Bier amputation - osteoplastic amputation of the tibia and fibula.
Bier amputation saw
Bier block anesthesia
Bier combined treatment
Bier method - (1) Synonym(s): intravenous regional anesthesia; - (2) treatment of various surgical conditions by reactive hyperemia.
Bier spots - Synonym(s): Marshall-White syndrome
Bier syndrome - Synonym(s): Marshall-White syndrome
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